The Grand-Place of Brussels is the location of the city's Town Hall, and thus its political centre. It also housed the largest marketplace in the city (hence its official names Grote Markt or Groote Markt , pronounced [ˌɣroːtə ˈmɑr(ə)kt] ⓘ ; literally meaning "Big Market", in Dutch ).
Brussels (French: Bruxelles, Dutch: Brussel, German: Brüssel) is the capital city of Belgium and the European Union. In 2007, 145,917 people lived there. But the area around it, known as the Brussels-Capital Region, had 1,031,215 people (which makes it the largest city area in Belgium).
Demographics of Brussels. Population pyramid of Brussels in 2022. Population. 1,222,657 (2022) Growth rate. 0.22% (2021) Fertility rate. 1.7 children per woman (2019) The demographics of Brussels are monitored by Statistics Belgium.
Dec 7, 2023 · Brussels, city, capital of Belgium. It is located in the valley of the Senne (Flemish: Zenne) River, a small tributary of the Schelde (French: Escaut). Greater Brussels is the country’s largest urban agglomeration. It consists of 19 communes, or municipalities, each with a large measure of.
Brussels , officially the Brussels-Capital Region , is a region of Belgium comprising 19 municipalities, including the City of Brussels, which is the capital of Belgium. The Brussels-Capital Region is located in the central portion of the country and is a part of both the French Community of Belgium and the Flemish Community, but is separate ...
The Town Hall (French: Hôtel de Ville, Dutch: Stadhuis ⓘ) of the City of Brussels is a landmark building and the seat of the City of Brussels municipality of Brussels, Belgium.It is located on the south side of the famous Grand-Place/Grote Markt (Brussels' main square), opposite the neo-Gothic King's House or Bread House building, housing the Brussels City Museum.
Brussels-Capital Region is one of the three regions of Belgium. Its official name in the three official languages of Belgium: French: Région de Bruxelles-Capitale. Dutch: Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest. German: Region Brüssel-Hauptstadt. It has a population of 1,222,637  (1 January 2022) on an area of 162 km².