Ganshoren

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Ganshoren
Municipality
Ganshoren town hall
Ganshoren town hall
Flag of Ganshoren
Flag
Coat of arms of Ganshoren
Coat of arms
Ganshoren is located in Belgium
Ganshoren
Ganshoren
Location in Belgium
Ganshoren municipality in the Brussels-Capital Region
Bruxelles-Capitale Ganshoren.svg
Coordinates: 50°52′N 04°19′E / 50.867°N 4.317°E / 50.867; 4.317Coordinates: 50°52′N 04°19′E / 50.867°N 4.317°E / 50.867; 4.317
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
French Community
Region Brussels
Arrondissement Brussels
Government
 • Mayor Hervé Gillard (MR)
Area
 • Total 2.46 km2 (0.95 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total 24,596
 • Density 10,000/km2 (26,000/sq mi)
Postal codes 1083
Area codes 02
Website www.ganshoren.be

Ganshoren (French pronunciation: [ɡɑ̃soˈʁen]; Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɣɑnsˌɦoːrə(n)] (About this sound listen)) is one of the nineteen municipalities located in the Brussels-Capital Region of Belgium.

On January 1, 2006, the municipality had a total population of 20,970. The total area is 2.46 km² which gives a population density of 8,541 inhabitants per km². In common with all the Brussels municipalities, it is legally bilingual (French–Dutch).

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  • Media related to Ganshoren at Wikimedia Commons