Merlimont

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Merlimont
The town hall of Merlimont
The town hall of Merlimont
Coat of arms of Merlimont
Location of Merlimont
Merlimont is located in France
Merlimont
Merlimont
Merlimont is located in Hauts-de-France
Merlimont
Merlimont
Coordinates: 50°27′23″N 1°36′54″E / 50.4564°N 1.615°E / 50.4564; 1.615Coordinates: 50°27′23″N 1°36′54″E / 50.4564°N 1.615°E / 50.4564; 1.615
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementMontreuil
CantonÉtaples
IntercommunalityCA Deux Baies en Montreuillois
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Mary Bonvoisin[1]
Area
1
21.49 km2 (8.30 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
3,401
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62571 /62155
Elevation0–41 m (0–135 ft)
(avg. 7 m or 23 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Merlimont (French pronunciation: ​[mɛʁlimɔ̃]) is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.[3]

Geography[edit]

Merlimont lies on the coast of France, facing northwards to the English Channel. Long, wide sandy beaches and huge sand-dunes are the most obvious features.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
19681,310—    
19751,619+3.07%
19821,832+1.78%
19902,212+2.38%
19992,606+1.84%
20073,027+1.89%
20123,150+0.80%
20173,348+1.23%
Source: INSEE[4]

Places of interest[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ INSEE commune file
  4. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE

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