Geopolitical map of Belgium

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CapitalPopulationArea
Brussels 10,403,000 30,510
Country codePhone CodeLocal HourTime zone
BE +32 22:08:34 Europe/Brussels
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Some data about Belgium

Belgium is a country of 10,403,000 inhabitants, with an area of ​30,510 km2, its capital is Brussels and its time zone is "Europe/Brussels". Its ISO code is "BE" in 2 positions and "BEL" in 3 positions.

To be able to make a telephone call to Belgium, you must dial your telephone code, which is 32. The currency used in Belgium is the "Euro" (EUR).

The administrative subdivision of Belgium (administrative division) is made up of 3 Régions (level 1), 10 Provinces (level 2), 43 Arrondissements (level 3) and 589 Communes (level 4). Belgium has 7 cities with more than 100,000 inhabitants and 1 cities with more than one million inhabitants.

Above you have a geopolitical map of Belgium with a precise legend on its biggest cities, its road network, its airports, railways and waterways. Do not hesitate to click on the map of Belgium to access a zoom level and finer details.

Belgium shares borders with Germany, France, Luxembourg and Netherlands.

Proportion of cities by number of inhabitants in Belgium

Number of cities by importance (population) in Belgium. Considering cities with a population of more than 100 000, 200 000, 500 000 and 1 million inhabitants, with the percentage of the population that these cities represent.

> 100k inhabitants > 200k inhabitants > 500k inhabitants > 1 million inhabitants
7 4 1 1
22.3 % 18.4 % 9.8 % 9.8 %
  • The 7 most important cities represent 22.3% of the entire population
  • The 4 most important cities represent 18.4% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 9.8% of the entire population
  • The 1 most important cities represent 9.8% of the entire population

Administrative division of Belgium

Administrative subdivisionsAdministrative level
3 Régions1
10 Provinces2
43 Arrondissements3
589 Communes4

List of first-order administrative division in Belgium

  • Bruxelles-Capitale
  • Flanders
  • Wallonia

List of major cities of Belgium

  • Brussels1 019 022 inhabitants
  • Antwerpen459 805 inhabitants
  • Gent231 493 inhabitants
  • Charleroi200 132 inhabitants
  • Liège182 597 inhabitants
  • Brugge116 709 inhabitants
  • Namur106 284 inhabitants
  • Leuven92 892 inhabitants
  • Mons91 277 inhabitants
  • Aalst77 534 inhabitants
  • Mechelen77 530 inhabitants
  • La Louvière76 668 inhabitants
  • Kortrijk73 879 inhabitants
  • Hasselt69 222 inhabitants
  • Ostend69 011 inhabitants
  • Sint-Niklaas69 010 inhabitants
  • Tournai67 721 inhabitants
  • Genk63 666 inhabitants
  • Seraing60 737 inhabitants
  • Roeselare56 016 inhabitants
  • Verviers52 824 inhabitants
  • Mouscron52 069 inhabitants
  • Beveren45 179 inhabitants
  • Dendermonde43 055 inhabitants
  • Beringen40 930 inhabitants
  • Turnhout39 654 inhabitants
  • Dilbeek39 482 inhabitants
  • Heist-op-den-Berg37 873 inhabitants
  • Sint-Truiden37 859 inhabitants
  • Lokeren37 567 inhabitants
  • Braine-l'Alleud37 512 inhabitants
  • Brasschaat37 040 inhabitants
  • Vilvoorde36 955 inhabitants
  • Herstal36 503 inhabitants
  • Maasmechelen36 251 inhabitants
  • Waregem35 896 inhabitants
  • Châtelet35 238 inhabitants
  • Ieper35 089 inhabitants
  • Ninove34 795 inhabitants
  • Geel34 697 inhabitants