Aalter

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Aalter
Stationsstraat - Aalter - België.jpg
Flag of Aalter
Coat of arms of Aalter
Aalter is located in Belgium
Aalter
Aalter
Location in Belgium
Location of Aalter in East Flanders
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Coordinates: 51°05′N 03°27′E / 51.083°N 3.450°E / 51.083; 3.450Coordinates: 51°05′N 03°27′E / 51.083°N 3.450°E / 51.083; 3.450
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceEast Flanders
ArrondissementGhent
Government
 • MayorPieter De Crem (CD&V)
 • Governing party/iesCD&V
Area
 • Total81.92 km2 (31.63 sq mi)
Postal codes
9880
Area codes09
Websitewww.aalter.be

Aalter is a municipality found in the Belgian province of East Flanders. On 1 January 2019, the municipality of Knesselare was merged into Aalter.

In 2007, its population was 18,887.[1]

It is found at 51° 05 North, 03° 26 East.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Werkelijke bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2007 / Population de droit par commune au 1 janvier 2007 (.xls)". Archived from the original on 2008-11-23. Retrieved 2008-07-14.
  2. "Geografische coördinaten van de gemeenten (.xls)". Archived from the original on 2004-07-23. Retrieved 2008-07-14.