Location in Belgium
|Coordinates: 50°55′N 03°26′E / 50.917°N 3.433°ECoordinates: 50°55′N 03°26′E / 50.917°N 3.433°E|
|• Mayor||Simon Lagrange|
|• Governing party/ies||Open Zulte, N-VA and GVZ|
|• Total||32.52 km2 (12.56 sq mi)|
|Population (1 January 2016)|
|• Density||480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)|
Zulte (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈzɵltə]) is a Belgian municipality located in Flanders and in the Flemish province of East Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of Machelen, Olsene and Zulte proper. On January 1, 2006, Zulte had a total population of 14,611. The total area is 32.52 km² which gives a population density of 449 inhabitants per km².
The town used to have its own beer since 1891 (simply called Zulte) but today they are part of Alken-Maes breweries. The main football club from Zulte merged with KSV Waregem to form a team called SV Zulte Waregem that plays in the Belgian Pro League as of 2006.
- Population per municipality as of 1 January 2016 (XLS; 397 KB)
| Dentergem (VWV)