Verton

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Verton
Commune
The St. Michel Church in Verton
The St. Michel Church in Verton
Coat of arms of Verton
Coat of arms
Verton is located in France
Verton
Verton
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Verton is located in Hauts-de-France
Verton
Verton
Coordinates: 50°24′10″N 1°39′00″E / 50.4028°N 1.65°E / 50.4028; 1.65Coordinates: 50°24′10″N 1°39′00″E / 50.4028°N 1.65°E / 50.4028; 1.65
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Berck
Intercommunality CA Deux Baies en Montreuillois
Government
 • Mayor Denis Feron
Area1 11.06 km2 (4.27 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,294
 • Density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 62849 /62180
Elevation 2–53 m (6.6–173.9 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Verton is located 6 miles (9 km) southwest of Montreuil-sur-Mer at the D143 and D303 road junction, and 3 miles (5 km) from the coast, at the bay of the Authie.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Verton
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population7327469541570194721232294
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The château, dating from the fifteenth century
  • The watermill
  • The church of St. Michel, dating from the fourteenth century.

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