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Title: Vieille-Église  
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Subject: Arrondissement of Saint-Omer, Communauté de communes de la Région d'Audruicq
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Coordinates: 50°55′45″N 2°04′39″E / 50.9292°N 02.0775°E / 50.9292; 02.0775Coordinates: 50°55′45″N 2°04′39″E / 50.9292°N 02.0775°E / 50.9292; 02.0775

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Saint-Omer
Canton Audruicq
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Région d'Audruicq
 • Mayor M. Dominique Pourre
 • Land1 21.12 km2 (8.15 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,241
 • Population2 density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62852 / 62162
Elevation 1–5 m (3.3–16.4 ft)
(avg. 8 m or 26 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.

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


Vieille-Église is located 9 miles (15 km) east of Calais, at the D229 and D255 road junction, just a hundred yards from the A16 autoroute.


Historical population of Vieille-Église
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 902940980100396811391241
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 Saint Omer, dating from the nineteenth century.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Vieille-Église on the Quid website (French)
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