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The church of Offrethun
The church of Offrethun
Coat of arms of Offrethun
Coat of arms
Offrethun is located in France
Coordinates: 50°47′05″N 1°41′33″E / 50.7847°N 1.6925°E / 50.7847; 1.6925Coordinates: 50°47′05″N 1°41′33″E / 50.7847°N 1.6925°E / 50.7847; 1.6925
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Terre des Deux Caps
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Laurence Vangermée
Area1 2.62 km2 (1.01 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 265
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62636 /62250
Elevation 16–95 m (52–312 ft)
(avg. 55 m or 180 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.

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


Offrethun is situated some 6 miles (9.7 km) northeast of Boulogne, on the D241e3 road.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
108 117 113 168 228 275 265
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Etienne, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The eighteenth century manorhouse of Escault.
  • Vestiges (the motte) of an old castle.

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