Florenville

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Florenville
Floravile (Gaumais)
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Coat of arms of Florenville
Florenville is located in Belgium
Florenville
Florenville
Location in Belgium
Location of Florenville in Luxembourg province
Florenville Luxembourg Belgium Map.svg
Coordinates: 49°41.9′N 5°18.6′E / 49.6983°N 5.3100°E / 49.6983; 5.3100Coordinates: 49°41.9′N 5°18.6′E / 49.6983°N 5.3100°E / 49.6983; 5.3100
CountryBelgium
CommunityFrench Community
Region Wallonia
ProvinceLuxembourg
ArrondissementVirton
Government
 • MayorCaroline Godfrin (MR, Ambition Commune)
 • Governing party/iesAmbition commune - Vivr'ensemble
Area
 • Total146.91 km2 (56.72 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
 • Total5,629
 • Density38/km2 (99/sq mi)
Postal codes
6820-6824
Area codes061
Websitewww.florenville.be
Walking trails in Gaume Natural Park

Florenville (French pronunciation: ​[flɔʁɑ̃vil]; Gaumais: Floravile) is a city and municipality of Wallonia located in the province of Luxembourg, Belgium.

On 1 January 2016 the municipality had 5,639 inhabitants. The total area is 146.91 km², giving a population density of 38.38 inhabitants per km².

It is located on the Semois River, facing the French border.

The municipality consists of the following districts: Chassepierre, Florenville, Fontenoille, Lacuisine, Muno, Sainte-Cécile, and Villers-devant-Orval.

Other population centers include: Azy, Conques, Laiche, Martué, Lambermont, Le Ménil, and Watrinsart.

Orval Abbey is located in Villers-devant-Orval.

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  1. ^ "Wettelijke Bevolking per gemeente op 1 januari 2018". Statbel. Retrieved 9 March 2019.