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Title: Vieil-Moutier  
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Subject: Moutiers, Arrondissement of Boulogne-sur-Mer, Boulonnais (land area), Communauté de communes du Pays de la Faïence de Desvres, Vieil
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Coordinates: 50°40′28″N 1°54′51″E / 50.6744°N 1.9142°E / 50.6744; 1.9142Coordinates: 50°40′28″N 1°54′51″E / 50.6744°N 1.9142°E / 50.6744; 1.9142

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
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Merlin
 • Land1 5.77 km2 (2.23 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 395
 • Population2 density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62853 / 62240
Elevation 85–204 m (279–669 ft)
(avg. 136 m or 446 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.

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


Vieil-Moutier is situated some 14 miles (23 km) east of Boulogne, at the junction of the D204 and D204e roads..


Historical population of Vieil-Moutier
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 257269302315338333395
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 church of St.Omer, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • An ancient farmhouse.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Vieil-Moutier on the Quid website (French)
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