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Neerpelt - Sint-Niklaas church
Neerpelt - Sint-Niklaas church
Flag of Neerpelt
Coat of arms of Neerpelt
Coat of arms
Neerpelt is located in Belgium
Location in Belgium
Country Belgium
Community Flemish Community
Region Flemish Region
Province Limburg
Arrondissement Maaseik
 • Mayor Raf Drieskens (CD&V)
 • Governing party/ies CD&V, sp.a
 • Total 42.78 km2 (16.52 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2013)[1]
 • Total 16,686
 • Density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Postal codes 3910
Area codes 011

Neerpelt is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Limburg. In December 2012, it had a total population of 16,742, of which 3.090 were foreigners, mainly from neighbouring The Netherlands. The total area is 42.78 km² which gives a population density of 384 inhabitants per km².


  • Famous inhabitants 1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Famous inhabitants

Famous people that were born or lived in Neerpelt include:

See also


  1. ^ Population per municipality on 1 January 2013 (XLS; 607.5 KB)
  2. ^

External links

  • Media related to at Wikimedia Commons
  • Official website (Dutch)
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