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Longfossé

Longfossé

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Longfossé
Longfossé

Coordinates: 50°39′10″N 1°48′23″E / 50.6528°N 1.8064°E / 50.6528; 1.8064Coordinates: 50°39′10″N 1°48′23″E / 50.6528°N 1.8064°E / 50.6528; 1.8064

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
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Pruvost
Area
 • Land1 10.22 km2 (3.95 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,275
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62524 / 62240
Elevation 39–207 m (128–679 ft)
(avg. 91 m or 299 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.

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

Geography

Longfossé is situated some 9 miles (14 km) southeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D204 and D215 roads..

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
1103 1151 1148 1160 1218 1226 1275
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Pierre, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • An eighteenth-century manorhouse.

Gallery

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Longfossé on the Quid website (French)
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