Andres, Pas-de-Calais

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Andres
Commune
The school and former town hall of Andres
The school and former town hall of Andres
Coat of arms of Andres
Coat of arms
Andres is located in France
Andres
Andres
Coordinates: 50°52′05″N 1°55′18″E / 50.8681°N 1.9217°E / 50.8681; 1.9217Coordinates: 50°52′05″N 1°55′18″E / 50.8681°N 1.9217°E / 50.8681; 1.9217
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Calais-2
Intercommunality Pays d’Opale
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Ludovic Langlet
Area1 7.15 km2 (2.76 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 1,556
 • Density 220/km2 (560/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62031 /62340
Elevation 1–34 m (3.3–111.5 ft)
(avg. 6 m or 20 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.

Andres is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in northern France.

Geography[edit]

Andres is a farming village located 8 miles (13 km) southeast of Calais, at the junction of the D244 and D248 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 734 —    
1968 759 +3.4%
1975 697 −8.2%
1982 1,007 +44.5%
1990 1,396 +38.6%
1999 1,445 +3.5%
2009 1,520 +5.2%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. John, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The tower of an old windmill.

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