Colembert

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Colembert
Commune
The chateau of Colembert
The chateau of Colembert
Coat of arms of Colembert
Coat of arms
Colembert is located in France
Colembert
Colembert
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Colembert is located in Hauts-de-France
Colembert
Colembert
Coordinates: 50°44′50″N 1°50′33″E / 50.7472°N 1.8425°E / 50.7472; 1.8425Coordinates: 50°44′50″N 1°50′33″E / 50.7472°N 1.8425°E / 50.7472; 1.8425
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality CC Desvres-Samer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Muselet
Area1 9.92 km2 (3.83 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 687
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 62230 /62142
Elevation 44–202 m (144–663 ft)
(avg. 107 m or 351 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.

Colembert is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

A farming commune, some 12 miles (19 km) east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D252, D253 and the N42 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Colembert
Year196219681975198219901999
Population503507447509588687
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 church of St.Nicholas, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The eighteenth-century chateau.
  • The manorhouse of La Cabocherie

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