Saint-Nicolas, Liège

For the Flemish city, see Sint-Niklaas.
"Montegnée" redirects here. For the football club, see R.R.F.C. Montegnée.

Location in Belgium

Coordinates: 50°38′N 05°32′E / 50.633°N 5.533°E / 50.633; 5.533Coordinates: 50°38′N 05°32′E / 50.633°N 5.533°E / 50.633; 5.533
Country Belgium
Community French Community
Region Wallonia
Province Liège
Arrondissement Liège
  Mayor Patrick Avril
  Governing party/ies PS
  Total 6.84 km2 (2.64 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2016)[1]
  Total 24,078
  Density 3,500/km2 (9,100/sq mi)
Postal codes 4420
Area codes 04

Saint-Nicolas is a municipality of Belgium. It lies in the country's Walloon Region and Province of Liege. It is effectively a part of the greater Liège conurbation stretching west from Liège city centre towards Liège airport. As of January 1, 2006 Saint-Nicolas had a total population of 22,666. The total area is 6.84 km² which gives a population density of 3,313 inhabitants per km². It has the highest population density of any Belgian municipality outside the Brussels-Capital Region.

Since 1977 the municipality comprises the old municipalities of Montegnée, Saint-Nicolas, and Tilleur.

Notable people

Well known natives include

See also


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