is a municipality
located in the Belgian
province of Antwerp
. The municipality only comprises the town of Boom proper. On January 1st, 2000 Boom had a total population of 15,057 (7,309 males and 7,748 females). The total area is 7.42 km²
which gives a population density
of 2,029.25 inhabitants per km².
www.boom.be (Dutch only)