Not to be confused with Nesle, in the Somme department.
Nesles is also a village part of Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux, in Seine-et-Marne.

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

Nesles
The town hall and church of Nesles
The town hall and church of Nesles
Coat of arms of Nesles
Coat of arms
Location of Nesles
Nesles is located in France
Nesles
Nesles
Nesles is located in Hauts-de-France
Nesles
Nesles
Coordinates: 50°37′41″N 1°39′26″E / 50.6281°N 1.6572°E / 50.6281; 1.6572Coordinates: 50°37′41″N 1°39′26″E / 50.6281°N 1.6572°E / 50.6281; 1.6572
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonOutreau
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération du Boulonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Feutry
Area
1
5.04 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
953
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62603 /62152
Elevation21–177 m (69–581 ft)
(avg. 38 m or 125 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

Nesles is situated about 12 miles (19 km) south of Boulogne, at the junction of the D940 and D215 roads. The A16 autoroute straddles the middle of the commune's territory.

PopulationEdit

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
1094 1114 977 1039 1097 1067 1060
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interestEdit

  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The sixteenth century fortified manorhouse of la Haye.
  • Mont Romain, a feudal motte with a moat.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

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