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Liège is located in Belgium
Liège
Liège
Location in Belgium
Coordinates: 50°38′N 05°34′E / 50.633°N 5.567°E / 50.633; 5.567
Kintra Belgium
Region Wallonie
Commonty French Commonty
Province Liège
Arrondissement Liège
Government
 • Mayor Willy Demeyer (PS)
 • Governing party/ies PScdH
Area
 • Total 69.39 km2 (26.79 sq mi)
Population (1 January 2012)[1]
 • Total 195,576
 • Density 2,800/km2 (7,300/sq mi)
Demographics
 • Foreigners 16.05% (7 Januar 2005)
Postal codes 4000–4032
Aurie codes 04
Website www.liege.be

Liège (French pronunciation: [ljɛːʒ]; Dutch: Luik, [lœyk] ( listen); Walloon: Lidje; German: Lüttich; Laitin: Leodium; Limburgish: Luuk; Luxembourgis: Léck; until 17 September 1946[2][3][4] the ceety's name wis written Liége, wi the acute accent insteid o a grave accent) is a major ceety an municipality o Belgium locatit in the province o Liège, o which it is the economic caipital, in Wallonie, the French-speakin region o Belgium.

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Notes
  1. Population per municipality on 1 January 2012 (XLS; 214 KB)
  2. The Book Collector. Vol. 8 (1959), p. 10.
  3. Room, Adrian. 2006. Placenames of the World. 2nd ed. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co., p. 219.
  4. "Liège". 1991. Encyclopaedia Britannica: Micropædia. Vol. 7. Chicago: Encyclopaedia Britannica, p. 344.
  5. "Lile Facts & Figures". Mairie-Lille.fr. Retrieved 2007-12-17. [deid airtin]
  6. "International Relations of the City of Porto". 2006–2009 Municipal Directorateofthe PresidencyServices InternationalRelationsOffice. Retrieved 2009-07-10. 
  7. Turin City Hall – International Affairs (Inglis) Retrieved on 2008-01-26.

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