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Laventie is located in France
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Laventie
Intercommunality Flandre Lys
Mayor Roger Douez
Elevation 15–20 m (49–66 ft)
(avg. 18 m/59 ft)
Land area1 18.13 km2 (7.00 sq mi)
Population2 4,794  (2006)
 - Density 264 /km2 (680 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62491/ 62840
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.

Coordinates: 50°37′42″N 2°46′19″E / 50.6283333333°N 2.77194444444°E / 50.6283333333; 2.77194444444

Laventie is a commune. It is found in the region Nord-Pas-de-Calais in the Pas-de-Calais department in the north of France.

Twin towns[change | change source]