Montcavrel

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Montcavrel
Commune
The town hall of Montcavrel
The town hall of Montcavrel
Coat of arms of Montcavrel
Coat of arms
Montcavrel is located in France
Montcavrel
Montcavrel
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Montcavrel is located in Hauts-de-France
Montcavrel
Montcavrel
Coordinates: 50°30′59″N 1°48′41″E / 50.5164°N 1.8114°E / 50.5164; 1.8114Coordinates: 50°30′59″N 1°48′41″E / 50.5164°N 1.8114°E / 50.5164; 1.8114
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Berck
Intercommunality CA Deux Baies en Montreuillois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Michel Leroy
Area1 9.56 km2 (3.69 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 345
 • Density 36/km2 (93/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62585 /62170
Elevation 11–131 m (36–430 ft)
(avg. 24 m or 79 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Montcavrel is situated in the valley of the small river Bimoise, 4 miles (6 km) north of Montreuil-sur-Mer, on the D149 and D150 road junction.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
347 401 402 341 330 332 345
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The fifteenth-century church of St.Quentin.
  • The château d'Hérambault 1845, in Renaissance style
  • The nineteenth-century château de Montéchor.
  • A watermill at Fordres.

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