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Vieille-Église is located in France
Coordinates: 50°55′45″N 2°04′39″E / 50.9292°N 02.0775°E / 50.9292; 02.0775Coordinates: 50°55′45″N 2°04′39″E / 50.9292°N 02.0775°E / 50.9292; 02.0775
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Audruicq
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Région d'Audruicq
 • Mayor M. Dominique Pourre
Area1 21.12 km2 (8.15 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,241
 • Density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62852 / 62162
Elevation 1–5 m (3.3–16.4 ft)
(avg. 8 m or 26 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.

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


Vieille-Église is located 9 miles (15 km) east of Calais, at the D229 and D255 road junction, just a hundred yards from the A16 autoroute.


Historical population of Vieille-Église
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 902 940 980 1003 968 1139 1241
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 church of Saint Omer, dating from the nineteenth century.

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