Merck-Saint-Liévin

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Merck-Saint-Liévin
Commune
Aa river
Aa river
Coat of arms of Merck-Saint-Liévin
Coat of arms
Merck-Saint-Liévin is located in France
Merck-Saint-Liévin
Merck-Saint-Liévin
Coordinates: 50°37′40″N 2°06′55″E / 50.6278°N 2.1153°E / 50.6278; 2.1153Coordinates: 50°37′40″N 2°06′55″E / 50.6278°N 2.1153°E / 50.6278; 2.1153
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Fruges
Intercommunality Pays de Saint-Omer
Government
 • Mayor Francis Dhalleine
Area1 11.85 km2 (4.58 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 569
 • Density 48/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62569 /62560
Elevation 56–172 m (184–564 ft)
(avg. 68 m or 223 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.

Merck-Saint-Liévin is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

Merck-Saint-Liévin lies about 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Saint-Omer, on the D225 roads. The river Aa flows through the village.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
535 550 547 514 517 507 569
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • An eighteenth-century mill.
  • The church of St. Omer, dating from the seventeenth century

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