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Stabroek

Georgetown, Guyana was known as Stabroek prior to 1812.
Stabroek
Municipality
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Flag of Stabroek
Flag
Coat of arms of Stabroek
Coat of arms
Stabroek is located in Belgium
Stabroek
Stabroek
Location in Belgium
Location of Stabroek in the province of Antwerp
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Coordinates: 51°20′N 04°22′E / 51.333°N 4.367°E / 51.333; 4.367
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceAntwerp
ArrondissementAntwerp
Government
 • MayorRik Frans (N-VA)
 • Governing party/iesN-VA, CD&V
Area
 • Total21.51 km2 (8.31 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2017)[1]
 • Total18,498
 • Density860/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Postal codes2940
Area codes03
Websitewww.stabroek.be

Stabroek (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈstaːbruk]) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. The municipality comprises the towns of Hoevenen and Stabroek proper. On December 31, 2006 Stabroek had a total population of 17,618. The total area is 21.51 km² which gives a population density of 818 inhabitants per km². In 2008 Stabroek celebrated its 750-year-old existence.

Ravenhof castle in Stabroek-Putte

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