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°1′00″N 5°26′00″E / 52.01667°N 5.43333°E / 52.01667; 5.43333Coordinates: 52°1′00″N 5°26′00″E / 52.01667°N 5.43333°E / 52.01667; 5.43333
CountryNetherlands Netherlands
ProvinceUtrecht (province) Utrecht
MunicipalityUtrechtse Heuvelrug
Population
(2008)
 • Total7,575
Demonym(s)Leersummer
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)CEST
Area code(s)0343

Leersum 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 "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2006-03-19. Retrieved 2007-01-24.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link). Statistics are for the continuous built-up area.