Hasselt is the capital city of the belgian province of limburg, the name hasselt comes from hasaluth, which means hazel wood.
The city has two rivers flowing through the municipality, the Demer river and the Albert canal.
Information and Statistics
- Total area: 102.24 km2
- Area codes: 011
- Postal codes: 3500, 3501, 3510, 3511, 3512
- Official site: hasselt.be
Hasselt, Flemish Region, Limburg Province, Beligum
Coordinates: 50°55′48″N 05°20′15″E