Rety

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Rety
Commune
The church of Rety
The church of Rety
Coat of arms of Rety
Coat of arms
Rety is located in France
Rety
Rety
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Rety is located in Hauts-de-France
Rety
Rety
Coordinates: 50°47′53″N 1°46′32″E / 50.7981°N 1.7756°E / 50.7981; 1.7756Coordinates: 50°47′53″N 1°46′32″E / 50.7981°N 1.7756°E / 50.7981; 1.7756
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Terre des Deux Caps
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Bernard
Area1 18.25 km2 (7.05 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,942
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62705 /62720
Elevation 12–120 m (39–394 ft)
(avg. 64 m or 210 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Rety is a farming and light industrial village comprising 15 hamlets and Rety itself. It is situated some 9 miles (14 km) northeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D232, D243 and D127 roads, by the banks of the river Slack.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
1622 1633 1617 1707 1809 1924 1942
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • The nineteenth century Château d'Austruy.
  • Traces of an old castle.

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