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Marck, Pas-de-Calais

Marck
Marck
Marck

Coordinates: 50°56′55″N 1°57′03″E / 50.9486°N 1.9508°E / 50.9486; 1.9508Coordinates: 50°56′55″N 1°57′03″E / 50.9486°N 1.9508°E / 50.9486; 1.9508

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Calais-Est
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération du Calaisis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Serge Péron
Area
 • Land1 31.55 km2 (12.18 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 9,235
 • Population2 density 290/km2 (760/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62548 / 62730
Elevation 0–14 m (0–46 ft)
(avg. 6 m or 20 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.

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

Geography

Marck is a farming and light industrial town located 6 km east of Calais, at the junction of the D940 and D248 roads. The A26 ‘autoroute des Anglaises’ passes through the commune and the Louis Blériot airport is in the middle of the commune. The small villages of Les Hemmes-de-Marck and Fort-Vert, both on the D191 road, are included in the population.

Demographic evolution

Year Population
1962 3899
1968 4576
1975 5735
1982 7448
1999 9069
1999 8987
2006 9235

Main sights

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the twentieth century.
  • The brick tower of an old windmill.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Calais airport (French)
  • Marck on the Quid website (French)
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