Saint-Martin-Choquel

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Saint-Martin-Choquel
Commune
A road within Saint-Martin-Choquel
A road within Saint-Martin-Choquel
Coat of arms of Saint-Martin-Choquel
Coat of arms
Saint-Martin-Choquel is located in France
Saint-Martin-Choquel
Saint-Martin-Choquel
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Saint-Martin-Choquel is located in Hauts-de-France
Saint-Martin-Choquel
Saint-Martin-Choquel
Coordinates: 50°40′20″N 1°52′51″E / 50.6722°N 1.8808°E / 50.6722; 1.8808Coordinates: 50°40′20″N 1°52′51″E / 50.6722°N 1.8808°E / 50.6722; 1.8808
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality CC Desvres-Samer
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marcel Sailly
Area1 6.18 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 444
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 62759 /62240
Elevation 75–204 m (246–669 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Saint-Martin-Choquel is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography

Saint-Martin-Choquel is situated some 13 miles (21 km) southeast of Boulogne, on the D204 road.

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
274 277 304 353 344 397 444
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The Château, dating from the eighteenth century.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Saint-Martin-Choquel on the Quid website (in French)


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