Marest

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For the places in Iran, see Marest, Iran.
Marest
The church of Marest
The church of Marest
Coat of arms of Marest
Coat of arms
Marest is located in France
Marest
Marest
Coordinates: 50°28′05″N 2°24′56″E / 50.4681°N 2.4156°E / 50.4681; 2.4156Coordinates: 50°28′05″N 2°24′56″E / 50.4681°N 2.4156°E / 50.4681; 2.4156
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Saint-Pol-sur-Ternoise
Intercommunality Pernois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Helleboid
Area1 3.16 km2 (1.22 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 275
 • Density 87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62553 /62550
Elevation 75–178 m (246–584 ft)
(avg. 95 m or 312 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Marest is situated 25 miles (40 km) northwest of Arras, at the junction of the D89 and the D916 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
210 228 215 242 240 242 275
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Vaast, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • An eighteenth-century windmill.

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