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The kiosk and Town Hall
|• Mayor||Maxime Daye (BRAINE)|
|• Governing party/ies||BRAINE, PS|
|• Total||84.68 km2 (32.70 sq mi)|
|• Density||260/km2 (660/sq mi)|
Braine-le-Comte (French pronunciation: [bʁɛn lə kɔ̃t]; Dutch: ’s-Gravenbrakel) is a Walloon municipality located in the Belgian province of Hainaut. On January 1, 2006, Braine-le-Comte had a total population of 20,305. The total area is 84.68 square kilometres (32.70 sq mi) which gives a population density of 240 inhabitants per km².
The Braine-le-Comte post-office opened before 1830. It used postal code 22 with bars (before 1864) and 53 with points (before 1874). The Hennuyères post office opened on 6 November 1865. It used postal code 161 with points (before 1874). The Ronquières post office opened on 10 January 1895.
Postal codes in 1969: