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Verton

Verton
Verton
Verton

Coordinates: 50°24′10″N 1°39′00″E / 50.4028°N 1.65°E / 50.4028; 1.65Coordinates: 50°24′10″N 1°39′00″E / 50.4028°N 1.65°E / 50.4028; 1.65

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Berck
Intercommunality Opale Sud
Government
 • Mayor Denis Feron
Area
 • Land1 11.06 km2 (4.27 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 2,294
 • Population2 density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62849 / 62180
Elevation 2–53 m (6.6–173.9 ft)
(avg. 12 m or 39 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.

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

Geography

Verton is located 6 miles (9 km) southwest of Montreuil-sur-Mer at the D143 and D303 road junction, and 3 miles (5 km) from the coast, at the bay of the Authie.

Population

Historical population of Verton
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 7327469541570194721232294
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 château, dating from the fifteenth century
  • The watermill
  • The church of St.Michel, dating from the fourteenth century.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Verton on the Quid website (French)
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