Nielles-lès-Bléquin

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Nielles-lès-Bléquin
Nielles-lès-Bléquin is located in France
Nielles-lès-Bléquin
Nielles-lès-Bléquin
Coordinates: 50°40′30″N 2°01′58″E / 50.675°N 2.0328°E / 50.675; 2.0328Coordinates: 50°40′30″N 2°01′58″E / 50.675°N 2.0328°E / 50.675; 2.0328
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Lumbres
Intercommunality Pays de Lumbres
Government
 • Mayor Francis Ducrocq
Area
 • Land1 12.72 km2 (4.91 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 811
 • Population2 density 64/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62613 / 62380
Elevation 67–203 m (220–666 ft)
(avg. 125 m or 410 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.

Nielles-lès-Bléquin is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

Nielles-lès-Bléquin lies about 12 miles (19 km) southwest of Saint-Omer, at the junction of the D191 and D202 roads, on the banks of the small river Bléquin.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
759 780 714 755 760 795 811
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the twelfth century.

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