Coyecques

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Coyecques
Coat of arms of Coyecques
Coat of arms
Coyecques is located in France
Coyecques
Coyecques
Coordinates: 50°36′15″N 2°11′00″E / 50.6042°N 2.1833°E / 50.6042; 2.1833Coordinates: 50°36′15″N 2°11′00″E / 50.6042°N 2.1833°E / 50.6042; 2.1833
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Fauquembergues
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Canton de Fauquembergues
Government
 • Mayor Pascal Delforge
Area
 • Land1 13.89 km2 (5.36 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 562
 • Population2 density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62254 / 62560
Elevation 43–173 m (141–568 ft)
(avg. 48 m or 157 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated 10 miles (16 km) south of Saint-Omer, at the D157 and D158 crossroads, by the banks of the river Lys.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Coyecques
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 555 568 540 544 551 562
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Pierre, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • A watermill.

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