Offekerque

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Offekerque
The town hall of Offekerque
The town hall of Offekerque
Coat of arms of Offekerque
Coat of arms
Location of Offekerque
Offekerque is located in France
Offekerque
Offekerque
Offekerque is located in Hauts-de-France
Offekerque
Offekerque
Coordinates: 50°56′31″N 2°01′10″E / 50.9419°N 2.0194°E / 50.9419; 2.0194Coordinates: 50°56′31″N 2°01′10″E / 50.9419°N 2.0194°E / 50.9419; 2.0194
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementCalais
CantonMarck
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de la Région d'Audruicq
Government
 • MayorGeorges Paris
Area
1
13.37 km2 (5.16 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,177
 • Density88/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62634 /62370
Elevation1–5 m (3.3–16.4 ft)
(avg. 2 m or 6.6 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Offekerque is a farming village, originally of marshland, now drained by the river Oye and ditches around the commune, some 6 miles (10 km) east of Calais, on the D230, half a mile from the A16 autoroute.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
634 635 628 698 759 939 1026
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Marie-Madeleine, dating from the twentieth century.
  • A brick-built windmill.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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