Pihem

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Pihem
Coat of arms of Pihem
Coat of arms
Pihem is located in France
Pihem
Pihem
Coordinates: 50°41′02″N 2°12′50″E / 50.6839°N 2.2139°E / 50.6839; 2.2139Coordinates: 50°41′02″N 2°12′50″E / 50.6839°N 2.2139°E / 50.6839; 2.2139
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Lumbres
Intercommunality Pays de Lumbres
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) André Delobel
Area1 7.13 km2 (2.75 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 976
 • Density 140/km2 (350/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62656 / 62570
Elevation 70–134 m (230–440 ft)
(avg. 51 m or 167 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Pihem lies about 5 miles (8 km) south of Saint-Omer, on the D195 road.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
519 532 515 616 802 893 976
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Pierre, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The remains of a château.

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