Saint-Martin-au-Laërt

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Saint-Martin-au-Laërt
Coat of arms of Saint-Martin-au-Laërt
Coat of arms
Saint-Martin-au-Laërt is located in France
Saint-Martin-au-Laërt
Saint-Martin-au-Laërt
Coordinates: 50°45′21″N 2°14′12″E / 50.7558°N 2.2367°E / 50.7558; 2.2367Coordinates: 50°45′21″N 2°14′12″E / 50.7558°N 2.2367°E / 50.7558; 2.2367
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Saint-Omer-Nord
Intercommunality Saint-Omer
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Bertrand Petit
Area1 4.94 km2 (1.91 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 3,981
 • Density 810/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62757 / 62500
Elevation 1–46 m (3.3–150.9 ft)
(avg. 11 m or 36 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.

Saint-Martin-au-Laërt is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

Saint-Martin-au-Laërt is a farming and light industrial suburb to the northwest of Saint-Omer on the D928 and D923 roads.

Population[edit]

The inhabitants are called Saint-Martinois.

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
1629 2764 4857 4398 4259 3921 3981
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • The windmill tower, classified as an ancient monument.
  • The Château de La Tour Blanche.

Administration[edit]

Mayors
Period Name Party
1808 Deslyon de Moncheaux
1824 Valery Lemaire
1826 Comte du Tertre Charles Henri
1831 Henri Bocquet
1832 Etienne Pouly
1835 Augustin Campagne
1853 Xavier Mahieu
1865 Augustin Campagne
1871 Charles Mahieu
1874 Walleux Duquenoy
1887 André Campagne
1904 Gaston Pouly
1908 André Campagne
1913 Eugène Marquis
1919 René Cotillon
1944 Victor Denis
1947 Fernand Marquis
1959 Henri Stoven
1969 Victor Guilbert
1981 Raymond Lamare
2001 Bertrand Petit

See also[edit]

Communes of the Pas-de-Calais department

References[edit]

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