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Genk, Belgium

Genk is a mid-size place in the region of Flanders in Belgium with a population of approximately 63,666 people and is one of the largest places in Belgium. Find all facts and information about Genk.

Facts and figures on Genk at a glance

Name: Genk (Genk)
Status: Mid-size place
Population: 63,666 people
Municipality name: Genk
Region name (Level 3): Arrondissement Hasselt
Region name (Level 2): Provincie Limburg
Region name (Level 1): Flanders
Country: Belgium
Continent: Europe

Genk is located in the region of Flanders. The distance from Genk to Belgium's capital Brussels (Brussels) is approximately 82 km / 51 mi (as the crow flies).

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Facts and figures about Genk
PlaceStatusPopulationRegion
Genk GenkMid-size place63,666 peopleFlanders Flanders

Map of Genk

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Information on Genk

Information on Genk
Place nameMunicipality nameRegion name Level 3Region name Level 2Region name Level 1CountryContinent
Genk GenkGenk GenkArrondissement Hasselt Arrondissement HasseltProvincie Limburg Provincie LimburgFlanders FlandersBelgiumEurope

Time in Genk

Time in Genk
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 10:31pmIn effect (+1 hour)Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 9:31pmGMT UTC +2.0Europe/Brussels

Geographic coordinates of Genk

Latitude & Longitude of Genk
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map50°57'54.0"N (50.9650000°)5°30'03.0"E (5.5008200°)

Distances from Genk

Distances from Genk
To equator (0° lat)To prime meridian (0° lon)To the largest places
5,655 km north of the equator386 km east of the prime meridianDistances from Genk

Places around Genk

35 places found within 5 km around Genk. You can expand the radius of your search: 10 km15 km
Places in the regional area of Genk
PlacePopulationDistanceRoute
Kuilen Kuilen-0.8 km 0.5 mishow
Bretheide Bretheide-1.0 km 0.6 mishow
Nieuwdak Nieuwdak-1.4 km 0.9 mishow
Termien Termien-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Winterslag Winterslag-1.6 km 1.0 mishow
Langerlo Langerlo-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Grote Hostart Grote Hostart-1.8 km 1.1 mishow
Kamerlo Kamerlo-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Bret Bret-1.9 km 1.2 mishow
Gelieren Gelieren-2.2 km 1.3 mishow
Oud Winterslag Oud Winterslag-2.4 km 1.5 mishow
Waterbleek Waterbleek-2.7 km 1.7 mishow
Zonhovenheide Zonhovenheide-3.1 km 2.0 mishow
Oud Waterschei Oud Waterschei-3.2 km 2.0 mishow
Boksbergheide Boksbergheide-3.3 km 2.1 mishow
Terboekt Terboekt-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Klein Langerlo Klein Langerlo-3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Genkerhei Genkerhei-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Kranevenne Kranevenne-3.6 km 2.2 mishow
Sledderlo Sledderlo-3.8 km 2.4 mishow
Schemersberg Schemersberg-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Stalen Heide Stalen Heide-3.9 km 2.4 mishow
Hoevenzavel Hoevenzavel-4.0 km 2.5 mishow
Aan de Wolfsberg Aan de Wolfsberg-4.1 km 2.5 mishow
Papendaal Papendaal-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Klotbroek Klotbroek-4.2 km 2.6 mishow
Het Bovenste Broek Het Bovenste Broek-4.3 km 2.6 mishow
Drijhoeven Drijhoeven-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Wiemismeer Wiemismeer-4.3 km 2.7 mishow
Horensberg Horensberg-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Waterschei Waterschei-4.4 km 2.7 mishow
Grote Heide Grote Heide-4.6 km 2.9 mishow
De Maten De Maten-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
Het Wik Het Wik-4.7 km 2.9 mishow
De Vennen De Vennen-4.9 km 3.1 mishow

Airports around Genk

2 airports found within 15 km around Genk. You can expand the radius of your search: 50 km100 km
Airports in the regional area of Genk
AirportCodeDistanceRoute
Airport Genk GenkEBZW3.5 km 2.2 mishow
Hasselt Airport Hasselt AirportEBZH, QHA8.8 km 5.5 mishow

External sources of information on Genk

Genk on Wikipedia