Location of Peer in Limburg
Location in Belgium
|Unemployment rate||8.92% (1 January 2006)|
|Mean annual income||€11,829/pers. (2003)|
|Mayor||Theo Kelchtermans (CD&V)|
|Governing parties||CD&V, sp.a|
Peer is a municipality located in the province of Limburg, Flemish Region, Belgium. On January 1, 2006 Peer had a total population of 15,810. The total area is 86.95 km² which gives a population density of 182 inhabitants per km².
Peer is the site of a famous annual blues music festival held in July.