Arlon (pronounced [aʁlɔ̃] (listen); Luxembourgish: Arel, pronounced [ˈaːʀəl] (listen); Dutch: Aarlen, pronounced [ˈaːrlə(n)] (listen); German: Arel; Walloon: Årlon; Latin: Orolaunum) is a city and municipality of Wallonia located in and capital of the province of Luxembourg in the Ardennes, Belgium. With a population of just over 28,000, it is the smallest provincial capital in Belgium. Arlon is also the capital of its cultural region: the Arelerland (Land of Arlon in Luxemburgish).

Arel  (Luxembourgish)
Aarlen  (Dutch)
Arel  (German)
Arlon centre with bell tower of St. Martin's Church
Location in Belgium
Location of Arlon in Luxembourg province
Coordinates: 49°41′N 05°49′E
CommunityFrench Community
Region Wallonia
  MayorVincent Magnus (cdH, ARLON 2030)
  Governing party/iesMR-ARLON 2030
  Total118.64 km2 (45.81 sq mi)
  Density250/km2 (650/sq mi)
Postal codes
6700, 6704, 6706
Area codes063 (in French)

The municipality consists of the following districts: Arlon, Autelbas, Barnich, Bonnert, Guirsch, Heinsch, and Toernich. Other population centers include:

  • Autelhaut
  • Clairefontaine
  • Fouches
  • Frassem
  • Freylange
  • Heckbous
  • Rosenberg
  • Sampont
  • Schoppach
  • Sesselich
  • Seymerich
  • Stehnen
  • Sterpenich
  • Stockem
  • Udange
  • Viville
  • Waltzing
  • Weyler
  • Wolberg

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