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Coordinates: 50°49′32″N 1°57′38″E / 50.8256°N 1.9606°E / 50.8256; 1.9606Coordinates: 50°49′32″N 1°57′38″E / 50.8256°N 1.9606°E / 50.8256; 1.9606

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Ardres
Intercommunality Région d'Ardres et de la Vallée de la Hem
 • Mayor Hubert Larue
 • Land1 5.71 km2 (2.20 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 684
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62488 / 62610
Elevation 34–171 m (112–561 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Landrethun-lès-Ardres is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


A village situated 14 miles (23 km) northwest of Saint-Omer, on the D227 road.


Historical population of Landrethun-lès-Ardres
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 377414399469568599684
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the nineteenth century.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Official Regional Tourist Office website
  • Landrethun-lès-Ardres on the Quid website (French)
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