Pittefaux

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Pittefaux
The church of Pittefaux
The church of Pittefaux
Coat of arms of Pittefaux
Coat of arms
Location of Pittefaux
Pittefaux is located in France
Pittefaux
Pittefaux
Pittefaux is located in Hauts-de-France
Pittefaux
Pittefaux
Coordinates: 50°45′28″N 1°41′05″E / 50.7578°N 1.6847°E / 50.7578; 1.6847Coordinates: 50°45′28″N 1°41′05″E / 50.7578°N 1.6847°E / 50.7578; 1.6847
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonBoulogne-sur-Mer-1
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération du Boulonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Noëlle Évrard
Area
1
2.42 km2 (0.93 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
138
 • Density57/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62658 /62126
Elevation13–102 m (43–335 ft)
(avg. 20 m or 66 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Pittefaux is situated 5 miles (8.0 km) northeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D232 and D242 roads and by the banks of the river Wimereux.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
57 73 63 77 115 125 130
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Louis, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The seventeenth-century chateau of Souverain-Moulin.
  • Ruins of a 14th-century castle.
  • Two 17th-century manorhouses.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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