Delettes

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Delettes
Coat of arms of Delettes
Coat of arms
Delettes is located in France
Delettes
Delettes
Coordinates: 50°37′06″N 2°12′50″E / 50.6183°N 2.2139°E / 50.6183; 2.2139Coordinates: 50°37′06″N 2°12′50″E / 50.6183°N 2.2139°E / 50.6183; 2.2139
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Lumbres
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Morinie
Government
 • Mayor Jacques Bourdon
Area
 • Land1 14.69 km2 (5.67 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 912
 • Population2 density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62265 / 62129
Elevation 36–138 m (118–453 ft)
(avg. 54 m or 177 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A commune of four small farming villages situated 9 miles (14 km) south of Saint-Omer, at the D157 and D193 crossroads. The river Lys flows by the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Delettes
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 728 742 743 821 912 912
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.Maxime, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The church of Notre-Dame at Upen d'Amont.
  • The church of Notre-Dame at Upen d'Aval.
  • The war memorial. Built in 1921 and reconstructed in 1999.

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