Bouquehault

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Bouquehault
Coat of arms of Bouquehault
Coat of arms
Bouquehault is located in France
Bouquehault
Bouquehault
Coordinates: 50°49′38″N 1°54′15″E / 50.8272°N 1.9042°E / 50.8272; 1.9042Coordinates: 50°49′38″N 1°54′15″E / 50.8272°N 1.9042°E / 50.8272; 1.9042
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Guînes
Intercommunality Trois Pays
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Éric Schollaert
Area
 • Land1 8.04 km2 (3.10 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 697
 • Population2 density 87/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62161 / 62340
Elevation 44–181 m (144–594 ft)
(avg. 58 m or 190 ft)

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.

Bouquehault is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village located 10 miles (16 km) south of Calais, on the D248 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 452 —    
1968 480 +6.2%
1975 450 −6.2%
1982 488 +8.4%
1990 529 +8.4%
1999 567 +7.2%
2009 697 +22.9%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Omer, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The nineteenth centuryChâteau de Dippendal.
  • The remains of an old château.
  • A ruined windmill, built in 1868.

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