Ledegem

Ledegem is a municipality located in the Belgian province of West Flanders. The municipality comprises the towns of Ledegem proper, Rollegem-Kapelle and Sint-Eloois-Winkel. On January 1, 2006, Ledegem had a total population of 9,306. The total area is 24.76 km² which gives a population density of 376 inhabitants per km².

Ledegem
Sint-Eloois-Winkel

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Ledegem
Location in Belgium
Location of Ledegem in West Flanders
Coordinates: 50°51′N 03°07′E
CountryBelgium
CommunityFlemish Community
RegionFlemish Region
ProvinceWest Flanders
ArrondissementRoeselare
Government
  MayorBart Dochy (CD&V)
  Governing party/iessp.a, ACTIEF
Area
  Total24.76 km2 (9.56 sq mi)
Population
 (2018-01-01)[1]
  Total9,716
  Density390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Postal codes
8880
Area codes056
Websitewww.ledegem.be

Hulde aan onze Helden is a monument/plaque at the Sint-Petruskerk to the Belgian soldiers and civilians from Ledegem who died in World War I.

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