Dannes

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Dannes
Coat of arms of Dannes
Coat of arms
Dannes is located in France
Dannes
Dannes
Coordinates: 50°35′24″N 1°36′53″E / 50.59°N 1.6147°E / 50.59; 1.6147Coordinates: 50°35′24″N 1°36′53″E / 50.59°N 1.6147°E / 50.59; 1.6147
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Samer
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération du Boulonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrice Quételard
Area1 10.23 km2 (3.95 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,258
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62264 / 62187
Elevation 4–160 m (13–525 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming and light industrial village, some 8 miles (13 km) south of Boulogne, at the junction of the D940 and the D148e roads. It is bordered on the western side by the English Channel.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Dannes
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 1387 1391 1469 1353 1301 1258
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. Martin, dating from the fifteenth century.

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