Raye-sur-Authie

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Raye-sur-Authie
Raye-sur-Authie is located in France
Raye-sur-Authie
Raye-sur-Authie
Coordinates: 50°17′55″N 1°56′57″E / 50.2986°N 1.9492°E / 50.2986; 1.9492Coordinates: 50°17′55″N 1°56′57″E / 50.2986°N 1.9492°E / 50.2986; 1.9492
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Hesdin
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Hesdinois
Government
 • Mayor Manuel Ferreira
Area
 • Land1 5.89 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 238
 • Population2 density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62690 / 62140
Elevation 12–101 m (39–331 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.

Raye-sur-Authie is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

Raye-sur-Authie is located 15 miles (24 km) southeast of Montreuil-sur-Mer on the D119 road, on the river Authie, the border with the Somme département.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
323 336 317 271 259 255 238
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Liéphard, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • A windmill

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