|o Mayor||Lut Deseyn (gbA)|
|o Governing party/ies||CD&V, sp.a|
|o Total||21.75 km2 (8.40 sq mi)|
|o Density||460/km2 (1,200/sq mi)|
Avelgem (Dutch pronunciation: ['a:v?lm]; West Flemish: Oavelgem) is a municipality located in the Belgian province of West Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of Avelgem proper, Bossuit, Kerkhove, Outrijve and Waarmaarde. On January 1, 2006, Avelgem had a total population of 9,457. The total area is 21.75 km² which gives a population density of 435 inhabitants per km².
It has a famous building named 'Spikkerelle', where people can watch movies, theater, exhibitions and there's a room which can be organized into partying.