Recques-sur-Hem

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Recques-sur-Hem
The town hall of Recques-sur-Hem
The town hall of Recques-sur-Hem
Coat of arms of Recques-sur-Hem
Coat of arms
Location of Recques-sur-Hem
Recques-sur-Hem is located in France
Recques-sur-Hem
Recques-sur-Hem
Recques-sur-Hem is located in Hauts-de-France
Recques-sur-Hem
Recques-sur-Hem
Coordinates: 50°50′09″N 2°05′24″E / 50.8358°N 2.09°E / 50.8358; 2.09Coordinates: 50°50′09″N 2°05′24″E / 50.8358°N 2.09°E / 50.8358; 2.09
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementCalais
CantonMarck
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de la Région d'Audruicq
Government
 • MayorChristian Pette
Area
1
5.41 km2 (2.09 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
636
 • Density120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62699 /62890
Elevation3–46 m (9.8–150.9 ft)
(avg. 18 m or 59 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Recques-sur-Hem lies 10 miles (16 km) northwest of Saint-Omer, on the D217 road, by the banks of the river Hem.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
338 359 325 355 409 504 597
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The thirteenth-century church of St.Wandrille.
  • The eighteenth-century Château de Cocove
  • Traces of ancient châteaux.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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