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Sint-Martens-Latem
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Country Belgium
Region Flemish Region
Community Flemish Community
Province East Flanders
Arrondissement Ghent
Area
 • Total 14.34 km2 (5.54 sq mi)
Population (January 2010)
 • Total 8,326
 • Density 580.61/km2 (1,503.8/sq mi)
Postal codes 9830, 9831
Area codes 09
Website www.sint-martens-latem.be

Sint-Martens-Latem is a municipality located in the Belgian province of East Flanders, in Belgium. The municipality comprises the towns of Deurle and Sint-Martens-Latem proper. On January 1, 2006, Sint-Martens-Latem had a total population of 8,280. The total area is 14.34 km² which gives a population density of 577 inhabitants per km².

While "Latem" used to be known as an artists' colony before World War II, nowadays Sint-Martens-Latem is one of the wealthiest residential municipalities in Belgium.

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