Location in Belgium
|Coordinates: 50°43′N 04°52′E / 50.717°N 4.867°ECoordinates: 50°43′N 04°52′E / 50.717°N 4.867°E|
|• Mayor||Jean-Paul Wahl|
|• Governing party/ies||UC|
|• Total||73.31 km2 (28.31 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2016)|
|• Density||190/km2 (490/sq mi)|
Jodoigne (French pronunciation: [ʒɔdɔɲ], Dutch: Geldenaken [ˈɣɛldǝˌnaːkǝ(n)]) is a Walloon city and municipality located in the Belgian province of Walloon Brabant. On January 1, 2006, Jodoigne had a total population of 12,440. The total area is 73.31 km² which gives a population density of 170 inhabitants per km².
The previous mayor of Jodoigne, Louis Michel, a liberal politician was the Belgian foreign minister from 1999 until 2004 and was the Belgian European commissioner from 2004 until 2009. The current mayor is Jean-Paul Wahl.
- Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)
- As if spelled Jodogne; the pronunciation French pronunciation: [ʒɔdwaɲ] is considered erroneous.