Coyecques

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Coyecques
Commune
The town hall and school of Coyecques
The town hall and school of Coyecques
Coat of arms of Coyecques
Coat of arms
Coyecques is located in France
Coyecques
Coyecques
Coordinates: 50°36′15″N 2°11′00″E / 50.6042°N 2.1833°E / 50.6042; 2.1833Coordinates: 50°36′15″N 2°11′00″E / 50.6042°N 2.1833°E / 50.6042; 2.1833
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Fruges
Intercommunality Pays de Saint-Omer
Government
 • Mayor Pascal Delforge
Area1 13.89 km2 (5.36 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 562
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62254 /62560
Elevation 43–173 m (141–568 ft)
(avg. 48 m or 157 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated 10 miles (16 km) south of Saint-Omer, at the D157 and D158 crossroads, by the banks of the river Lys.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Coyecques
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 555 568 540 544 551 562
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.Pierre, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • A watermill.

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