Roussent

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Roussent
Coat of arms of Roussent
Coat of arms
Roussent is located in France
Roussent
Roussent
Coordinates: 50°22′09″N 1°46′33″E / 50.3692°N 1.7758°E / 50.3692; 1.7758Coordinates: 50°22′09″N 1°46′33″E / 50.3692°N 1.7758°E / 50.3692; 1.7758
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Campagne-lès-Hesdin
Intercommunality Val de Canche et d'Authie
Government
 • Mayor Régis Seine
Area1 5.04 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 192
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62723 / 62870
Elevation 2–73 m (6.6–239.5 ft)
(avg. 11 m or 36 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Roussent is located 6 miles (9 km) south of Montreuil-sur-Mer on the D119 road, in the valley of the Authie river, the border with the Somme department.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
144 158 148 147 172 151 192
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Riquier, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • Traces of an ancient windmill.

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