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Antwerp riverfront, april 2012
Antwerp seen across the Scheldt river
AntwerpCS May 2012
Antwerp Central Station

Antwerpen is a city in Antwerp province in the north of Belgium. It is at 51° 12 North, 04° 24 East.

It is the capital of the province with the same name.

In 2007, 466,203 people lived there. The city is divided in 9 zones, called districts:

  • Antwerp
  • Berchem
  • Berendrecht-Zandvliet-Lillo
  • Borgerhout
  • Deurne
  • Ekeren
  • Hoboken
  • Merksem
  • Wilrijk

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