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Coordinates: 50°39′51″N 1°59′24″E / 50.6642°N 1.99°E / 50.6642; 1.99Coordinates: 50°39′51″N 1°59′24″E / 50.6642°N 1.99°E / 50.6642; 1.99

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Lumbres
Intercommunality Pays de Lumbres
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Denquin
 • Land1 8.69 km2 (3.36 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 404
 • Population2 density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62140 / 62380
Elevation 98–208 m (322–682 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 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.

Bléquin is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in northern France.


A village situated 15 miles (24 km) southwest of Saint-Omer, on theD202 road.



  • The nineteenth-century church of St. Omer.
  • The ruins of a 13th-century chateau.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Bléquin on the Quid website (French)
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