Selles, Pas-de-Calais

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The town hall and school of Selles
The town hall and school of Selles
Coat of arms of Selles
Coat of arms
Selles is located in France
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Selles is located in Hauts-de-France
Coordinates: 50°42′01″N 1°53′47″E / 50.7003°N 1.8964°E / 50.7003; 1.8964Coordinates: 50°42′01″N 1°53′47″E / 50.7003°N 1.8964°E / 50.7003; 1.8964
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality CC Desvres-Samer
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Julien Richard
Area1 6.35 km2 (2.45 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 327
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 62786 /62240
Elevation 47–96 m (154–315 ft)
(avg. 74 m or 243 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.

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


Selles is situated some 14 miles (23 km) east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D215 and D254 roads, by the banks of the Liane river.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
303 314 304 296 277 286 327
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the twelfth century.
  • A feudal motte.

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