Moulle

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Moulle
Coat of arms of Moulle
Coat of arms
Moulle is located in France
Moulle
Moulle
Coordinates: 50°47′20″N 2°10′44″E / 50.7889°N 2.1789°E / 50.7889; 2.1789Coordinates: 50°47′20″N 2°10′44″E / 50.7889°N 2.1789°E / 50.7889; 2.1789
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Saint-Omer-Nord
Intercommunality communauté d'agglomération de Saint-Omer
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Marc Thomas
Area
 • Land1 5.39 km2 (2.08 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 938
 • Population2 density 170/km2 (450/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62595 / 62910
Elevation 0–72 m (0–236 ft)
(avg. 16 m or 52 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Moulle lies about 5 miles (8 km) northwest of Saint-Omer, at the D207 and N43 crossroads. The nearby Artesian wells of Houlle-Moulle produce 17 million cubic metres of fresh water for the city of Dunkirk.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2014
790 820 762 828 853 909 938 1 004
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Nicholas, dating from the eighteenth century.

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