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Crochte - Eglise Saint-Georges 2.JPG
Coat of arms of Crochte
Coat of arms
Crochte is located in France
Coordinates: 50°56′08″N 2°23′22″E / 50.9356°N 2.3894°E / 50.9356; 2.3894Coordinates: 50°56′08″N 2°23′22″E / 50.9356°N 2.3894°E / 50.9356; 2.3894
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkerque
Canton Bergues
Intercommunality canton de Bergues
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marcel Eeckeman
Area1 7.83 km2 (3.02 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 662
 • Density 85/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 59162 /59380
Elevation 4–32 m (13–105 ft)
(avg. 9 m or 30 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.

Crochte is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.


Arms of Crochte
The arms of Crochte are blazoned :
Sable, a lion Or.

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