Pittefaux

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Pittefaux
Pittefaux is located in France
Pittefaux
Pittefaux
Coordinates: 50°45′28″N 1°41′05″E / 50.7578°N 1.6847°E / 50.7578; 1.6847Coordinates: 50°45′28″N 1°41′05″E / 50.7578°N 1.6847°E / 50.7578; 1.6847
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Boulogne-sur-Mer-Nord-Est
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération du Boulonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Noëlle Évrard
Area
 • Land1 2.42 km2 (0.93 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 130
 • Population2 density 54/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62658 / 62126
Elevation 13–102 m (43–335 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 66 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Pittefaux is situated 5 miles (8.0 km) northeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D232 and D242 roads and by the banks of the river Wimereux.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
57 73 63 77 115 125 130
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Louis, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The seventeenth-century chateau of Souverain-Moulin.
  • Ruins of a 14th-century castle.
  • Two 17th-century manorhouses.

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