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Subject: Agglomeration community of Boulogne, Arrondissement of Boulogne-sur-Mer, Boulonnais (land area)
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Coordinates: 50°35′24″N 1°36′53″E / 50.59°N 1.6147°E / 50.59; 1.6147Coordinates: 50°35′24″N 1°36′53″E / 50.59°N 1.6147°E / 50.59; 1.6147

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Samer
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération du Boulonnais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrice Quételard
 • Land1 10.23 km2 (3.95 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 1,258
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62264 / 62187
Elevation 4–160 m (13–525 ft)
(avg. 30 m or 98 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.

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


A farming and light industrial village, some 8 miles (13 km) south of Boulogne, at the junction of the D940 and the D148e roads. It is bordered on the western side by the English Channel.


Historical population of Dannes
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 138713911469135313011258
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. Martin, dating from the fifteenth century.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Dannes on the Quid website (French)
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