Tienen

Tienen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈtinə(n)]; French: Tirlemont) is a city and municipality in the province of Flemish Brabant, in Flanders, Belgium. The municipality comprises Tienen itself and the towns of Bost, Goetsenhoven, Hakendover, Kumtich, Oorbeek, Oplinter, Sint-Margriete-Houtem and Vissenaken.

Tienen
Tienen
Location in Belgium
Tienen in the Province of Flemish Brabant
Coordinates: 50°48′N 04°56′E
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceFlemish Brabant
ArrondissementLeuven
Government
  MayorKatrien Partyka (CD&V)
  Governing party/ies[CD&V, Open VLD, NVA en Groen]
Area
  Total71.77 km2 (27.71 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
  Total34,675
  Density480/km2 (1,300/sq mi)
Postal codes
3300
Area codes016
Websitewww.tienen.be

On 1 January 2017 Tienen had a total population of 34,365. The total area is 71.77 km2 (27.71 sq mi) which gives a population density of 444 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,150/sq mi).