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The town hall of Louches
The town hall of Louches
Louches is located in France
Coordinates: 50°49′50″N 2°00′26″E / 50.8306°N 2.0072°E / 50.8306; 2.0072Coordinates: 50°49′50″N 2°00′26″E / 50.8306°N 2.0072°E / 50.8306; 2.0072
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Calais-2
Intercommunality Région d'Ardres et de la Vallée de la Hem
 • Mayor Henri Boulanger
Area1 12.83 km2 (4.95 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 844
 • Density 66/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62531 /62610
Elevation 8–166 m (26–545 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.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

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


A village some 12 miles (19 km) southeast of Calais, on the D225 road.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
682 696 701 677 722 733 844
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Omer, dating from the seventeenth century.

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