is a municipality
located in the Belgian
province of East Flanders
. The municipality comprises the towns of Aaigem
. On January 1
, 2006 Erpe-Mere had a total population of 18,978. The total area is 34.03 km²
which gives a population density
of 558 inhabitants per km². The current mayor of Erpe-Mere is Etienne Lepage, from the CD&V (Christian Democratic) party.