Verton

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Verton
Verton is located in France
Verton
Verton
Coordinates: 50°24′10″N 1°39′00″E / 50.4028°N 1.65°E / 50.4028; 1.65Coordinates: 50°24′10″N 1°39′00″E / 50.4028°N 1.65°E / 50.4028; 1.65
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Berck
Intercommunality Opale Sud
Government
 • Mayor Denis Feron
Area
 • Land1 11.06 km2 (4.27 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,294
 • Population2 density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62849 / 62180
Elevation 2–53 m (6.6–173.9 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Verton is located 6 miles (9 km) southwest of Montreuil-sur-Mer at the D143 and D303 road junction, and 3 miles (5 km) from the coast, at the bay of the Authie.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Verton
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 732 746 954 1570 1947 2123 2294
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The château, dating from the fifteenth century
  • The watermill
  • The church of St.Michel, dating from the fourteenth century.

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