World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Questrecques

Article Id: WHEBN0013140496
Reproduction Date:

Title: Questrecques  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Arrondissement of Boulogne-sur-Mer, Boulonnais (land area), Communauté de communes de Samer et environs
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Questrecques

Questrecques
Questrecques
Questrecques

Coordinates: 50°39′53″N 1°44′55″E / 50.6647°N 1.7486°E / 50.6647; 1.7486Coordinates: 50°39′53″N 1°44′55″E / 50.6647°N 1.7486°E / 50.6647; 1.7486

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Boulogne-sur-Mer
Canton Samer
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Samer et environs
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Campagne
Area
 • Land1 5.84 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 360
 • Population2 density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62679 / 62830
Elevation 16–94 m (52–308 ft)
(avg. 45 m or 148 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.

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

Geography

Questrecques is situated 7 miles (11 km) southeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D238 and D239 roads, by the banks of the river Liane.

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
171 187 193 181 258 354 360
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • Manorhouses and farmhouses dating from the sixteenth century.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Questrecques on the Quid website (French)
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.