Sainte-Marie-Kerque

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Sainte-Marie-Kerque
The town hall of Sainte-Marie-Kerque
The town hall of Sainte-Marie-Kerque
Coat of arms of Sainte-Marie-Kerque
Coat of arms
Location of Sainte-Marie-Kerque
Sainte-Marie-Kerque is located in France
Sainte-Marie-Kerque
Sainte-Marie-Kerque
Sainte-Marie-Kerque is located in Hauts-de-France
Sainte-Marie-Kerque
Sainte-Marie-Kerque
Coordinates: 50°54′00″N 2°08′19″E / 50.9°N 2.1386°E / 50.9; 2.1386Coordinates: 50°54′00″N 2°08′19″E / 50.9°N 2.1386°E / 50.9; 2.1386
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementCalais
CantonMarck
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de la Région d'Audruicq
Government
 • MayorJean Vasseur
Area
1
18.47 km2 (7.13 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
1,537
 • Density83/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62756 /62370
Elevation2–5 m (6.6–16.4 ft)
(avg. 2 m or 6.6 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.

Sainte-Marie-Kerque is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

Sainte-Marie-Kerque is located some 8 miles (13 km) to the east of Calais on the D224E1 and D218E1 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
1181 1228 1224 1323 1322 1412 1537
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • The church of St.Nicholas, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The Château du Wetz.

See also[edit]

Communes of the Pas-de-Calais department

References[edit]

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