Quilen

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Quilen
Commune
The church of Quilen
The church of Quilen
Coat of arms of Quilen
Coat of arms
Quilen is located in France
Quilen
Quilen
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Quilen is located in Hauts-de-France
Quilen
Quilen
Coordinates: 50°31′49″N 1°55′43″E / 50.5303°N 1.9286°E / 50.5303; 1.9286Coordinates: 50°31′49″N 1°55′43″E / 50.5303°N 1.9286°E / 50.5303; 1.9286
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Lumbres
Intercommunality CC Haut Pays du Montreuillois
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Michel Vasseur
Area1 4.06 km2 (1.57 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 63
 • Density 16/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62682 /62650
Elevation 86–192 m (282–630 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Quilen lies 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Montreuil-sur-Mer on the D129E1 road. There’s a pond on the village square.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
68 69 82 74 62 61 63
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The eighteenth-century château (private).
  • The church of St.Pierre, dating from the seventeenth century.

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