Widehem

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Widehem
The town hall of Widehem
The town hall of Widehem
Location of Widehem
Widehem is located in France
Widehem
Widehem
Widehem is located in Hauts-de-France
Widehem
Widehem
Coordinates: 50°35′11″N 1°40′23″E / 50.5864°N 1.6731°E / 50.5864; 1.6731Coordinates: 50°35′11″N 1°40′23″E / 50.5864°N 1.6731°E / 50.5864; 1.6731
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementMontreuil
CantonÉtaples
IntercommunalityDeux Baies en Montreuillois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Pierre Lequien
Area
1
7.2 km2 (2.8 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
247
 • Density34/km2 (89/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62887 /62630
Elevation64–178 m (210–584 ft)
(avg. 99 m or 325 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Widehem is located 12 miles (19 km) north of Montreuil-sur-Mer, on the D148E5 road, 3miles (5k) from the coast.

History[edit]

Known and recorded as "Wodingahem" in 877, after a Germanic chief of the region who opposed Charlemagne.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006254—    
2007259+2.0%
2008264+1.9%
2009269+1.9%
2010267−0.7%
2011269+0.7%
2012261−3.0%
2013252−3.4%
2014243−3.6%
2015243+0.0%
2016245+0.8%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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