Leersum

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Leersum
Village
2007-04-09 15.37 Leersum, kerk.JPG
Flag of Leersum
Flag
Coat of arms of Leersum
Coat of arms
The former municipality of Leersum
The former municipality of Leersum
Leersum is located in Netherlands
Leersum
Leersum
Location in the Netherlands
Coordinates: 52°00′39″N 5°26′00″E / 52.01083°N 5.43333°E / 52.01083; 5.43333Coordinates: 52°00′39″N 5°26′00″E / 52.01083°N 5.43333°E / 52.01083; 5.43333
Country Netherlands Netherlands
Province Utrecht (province) Utrecht
Municipality Utrechtse Heuvelrug
Population (2008)
 • Total 7,575
Demonym(s) Leersummer
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC)
Area code(s) 0343

Leersum (52°1′N 5°26′E / 52.017°N 5.433°E / 52.017; 5.433) is a town in the Dutch province of Utrecht. It is a part of the municipality of Utrechtse Heuvelrug, and lies about 7 km east of Doorn and 9 km west of Veenendaal.

In 2001, the town of Leersum had 6013 inhabitants. The built-up area of the town was 1.44 km², and contained 2465 residences.[1]

Until 2006, there was a separate municipality Leersum, covering both the village of Leersum and Darthuizen.

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  1. ^ Statistics Netherlands (CBS), Bevolkingskernen in Nederland 2001 [1]. Statistics are for the continuous built-up area.