Brêmes

Brémes is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region in northern France.

Brémes
The church of Brêmes
The church of Brêmes
Coat of arms of Brémes
Coat of arms
Location of Brémes
Brémes is located in France
Brémes
Brémes
Brémes is located in Hauts-de-France
Brémes
Brémes
Coordinates: 50°51′20″N 1°58′14″E / 50.8556°N 1.9706°E / 50.8556; 1.9706Coordinates: 50°51′20″N 1°58′14″E / 50.8556°N 1.9706°E / 50.8556; 1.9706
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementCalais
CantonCalais-2
IntercommunalityCC Pays d'Opale
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Thierry Poussière[1]
Area
1
7.25 km2 (2.80 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
1,290
 • Density180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62174 /62610
Elevation3–76 m (9.8–249.3 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

A village situated 10 miles (16 km) south of Calais, on the D213 road. Surrounded by water, including the lake of Brêmes.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962771—    
1968855+10.9%
1975873+2.1%
19821,067+22.2%
19901,264+18.5%
19991,315+4.0%
20091,299−1.2%

SightsEdit

  • The church of the St. Martin, dating from the late 19th century.
  • The ruins of a watermill.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.

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