Ecques

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Ecques
The centre of Ecques
The centre of Ecques
Coat of arms of Ecques
Coat of arms
Location of Ecques
Ecques is located in France
Ecques
Ecques
Ecques is located in Hauts-de-France
Ecques
Ecques
Coordinates: 50°40′15″N 2°17′14″E / 50.6708°N 2.2872°E / 50.6708; 2.2872Coordinates: 50°40′15″N 2°17′14″E / 50.6708°N 2.2872°E / 50.6708; 2.2872
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementSaint-Omer
CantonFruges
IntercommunalityPays de Saint-Omer
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Philippe Fardoux
Area
1
12.59 km2 (4.86 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,166
 • Density170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62288 /62129
Elevation25–80 m (82–262 ft)
(avg. 26 m or 85 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A large farming village situated 5 miles (8 km) south of Saint-Omer, at the D201 and D189 crossroads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Ecques
Year196219681975198219901999
Population104711081124129516371781
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 twelfth century.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.