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Coat of arms of Preures
Coat of arms
Preures is located in France
Coordinates: 50°34′21″N 1°52′44″E / 50.5725°N 1.8789°E / 50.5725; 1.8789Coordinates: 50°34′21″N 1°52′44″E / 50.5725°N 1.8789°E / 50.5725; 1.8789
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Hucqueliers
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Canton d'Hucqueliers et environs
 • Mayor Christophe Coffre
Area1 15.87 km2 (6.13 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 521
 • Density 33/km2 (85/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62670 /62650
Elevation 61–167 m (200–548 ft)
(avg. 84 m or 276 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.

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


Preures lies 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Montreuil-sur-Mer at the junction of the D150 and D148 roads.


The inhabitants are called Preurois or Preuroises.

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
492 514 472 509 426 448
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • Vestiges of a Merovingian cemetery.
  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the fifteenth century.

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