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Sorrus

Sorrus
Sorrus
Sorrus

Coordinates: 50°27′34″N 1°43′25″E / 50.4594°N 1.7236°E / 50.4594; 1.7236Coordinates: 50°27′34″N 1°43′25″E / 50.4594°N 1.7236°E / 50.4594; 1.7236

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Montreuil
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Montreuillois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Bernard Oudart
Area
 • Land1 6.79 km2 (2.62 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 622
 • Population2 density 92/km2 (240/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62799 / 62170
Elevation 21–62 m (69–203 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.

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

Geography

Sorrus lies 2 miles (3 km) west of Montreuil-sur-Mer at the junction of the D144 and the D145 roads.

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
286 296 284 349 473 472 622
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Riqiuer, dating from the sixteenth century
  • Traces of the 16th century Château-Bleu.
  • The nineteenth century Château de la Bruyère.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Sorrus on the Quid website (French)
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