Contes, Pas-de-Calais

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Contes
Coat of arms of Contes
Coat of arms
Contes is located in France
Contes
Contes
Coordinates: 50°24′33″N 1°57′40″E / 50.4092°N 1.9611°E / 50.4092; 1.9611Coordinates: 50°24′33″N 1°57′40″E / 50.4092°N 1.9611°E / 50.4092; 1.9611
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Hesdin
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Hesdinois
Government
 • Mayor Christian Lecerf
Area
 • Land1 7.15 km2 (2.76 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 334
 • Population2 density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62236 / 62990
Elevation 15–113 m (49–371 ft)
(avg. 23 m or 75 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.

Contes is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

The rivers Canche and Planquette converge at Contes.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Contes, Pas-de-Calais
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 373 386 333 359 370 334
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]