Recques-sur-Course

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Recques-sur-Course
Recques-sur-Course is located in France
Recques-sur-Course
Recques-sur-Course
Coordinates: 50°31′18″N 1°47′05″E / 50.5217°N 1.7847°E / 50.5217; 1.7847Coordinates: 50°31′18″N 1°47′05″E / 50.5217°N 1.7847°E / 50.5217; 1.7847
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Étaples
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Montreuillois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Claudine Pruvost
Area
 • Land1 4.83 km2 (1.86 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 282
 • Population2 density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62698 / 62170
Elevation 14–103 m (46–338 ft)
(avg. 54 m or 177 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Recques-sur-Course is located 4 miles (6 km) north of Montreuil-sur-Mer on the D167 road and by the banks of the river Course.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
184 186 172 191 267 292 282
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Leger, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • A windmill
  • The eighteenth century Louis XV style chateau de Recq.

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