Selles, Pas-de-Calais

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Selles
Coat of arms of Selles
Coat of arms
Selles is located in France
Selles
Selles
Coordinates: 50°42′01″N 1°53′47″E / 50.7003°N 1.8964°E / 50.7003; 1.8964Coordinates: 50°42′01″N 1°53′47″E / 50.7003°N 1.8964°E / 50.7003; 1.8964
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality Pays de la Faïence de Desvres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Julien Richard
Area
 • Land1 6.35 km2 (2.45 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 327
 • Population2 density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62786 / 62240
Elevation 47–96 m (154–315 ft)
(avg. 74 m or 243 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Selles is situated some 14 miles (23 km) east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D215 and D254 roads, by the banks of the Liane river.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
303 314 304 296 277 286 327
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the twelfth century.
  • A feudal motte.

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