Ferques is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Ferques
A general view of Ferques
A general view of Ferques
Coat of arms of Ferques
Coat of arms
Location of Ferques
Ferques is located in France
Ferques
Ferques
Ferques is located in Hauts-de-France
Ferques
Ferques
Coordinates: 50°49′48″N 1°45′39″E / 50.83°N 1.7608°E / 50.83; 1.7608Coordinates: 50°49′48″N 1°45′39″E / 50.83°N 1.7608°E / 50.83; 1.7608
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonDesvres
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de la Terre des Deux Caps
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Denis Joly
Area
1
8.97 km2 (3.46 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
1,802
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62329 /62250
Elevation39–120 m (128–394 ft)
(avg. 93 m or 305 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 farming village, some 12 miles (19 km) northeast of Boulogne, at the junction of the D231 and the D243 roads.

PopulationEdit

Historical population of Ferques
Year196219681975198219901999
Population165816891551155716901811
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interestEdit

  • The church of the Assumption, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • Ruins of a monastery chapel.
  • A Merovingian cemetery.

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  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.