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The square of Raye-sur-Authie
The square of Raye-sur-Authie
Coat of arms of Raye-sur-Authie
Coat of arms
Raye-sur-Authie is located in France
Coordinates: 50°17′55″N 1°56′57″E / 50.2986°N 1.9492°E / 50.2986; 1.9492Coordinates: 50°17′55″N 1°56′57″E / 50.2986°N 1.9492°E / 50.2986; 1.9492
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Auxi-le-Château
Intercommunality CC Sept Vallées
 • Mayor Manuel Ferreira
Area1 5.89 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 238
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62690 /62140
Elevation 12–101 m (39–331 ft)
(avg. 16 m or 52 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.

Raye-sur-Authie is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.


Raye-sur-Authie is located 15 miles (24 km) southeast of Montreuil-sur-Mer on the D119 road, on the river Authie, the border with the Somme department.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
323 336 317 271 259 255 238
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Liéphard, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • A windmill

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