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Title: Crémarest  
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Subject: Arrondissement of Boulogne-sur-Mer, Boulonnais (land area), Communauté de communes du Pays de la Faïence de Desvres
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Coordinates: 50°42′01″N 1°47′10″E / 50.7003°N 1.7861°E / 50.7003; 1.7861Coordinates: 50°42′01″N 1°47′10″E / 50.7003°N 1.7861°E / 50.7003; 1.7861

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Desvres
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays de la Faïence de Desvres
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Prudhomme
 • Land1 11.69 km2 (4.51 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 658
 • Population2 density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62255 / 62240
Elevation 24–108 m (79–354 ft)
(avg. 35 m or 115 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.

Crémarest is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


A farming and forestry village, some 8 miles (13 km) east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D238 and the D254 roads, by the banks of the river Liane.


Historical population of Crémarest
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 490495486462563658
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest

  • The church of St. Espirit, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The seventeenth-century chateau of La Freynoye.
  • Remains of an old castle.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Crémarest on the Quid website (French)
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