Ochtezeele

Ochtezeele (from Flemish; Ochtezele in modern Dutch spelling) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Ochtezeele

Ochtezele
The road into Ochtezeele
The road into Ochtezeele
Location of Ochtezeele
Ochtezeele is located in France
Ochtezeele
Ochtezeele
Ochtezeele is located in Hauts-de-France
Ochtezeele
Ochtezeele
Coordinates: 50°49′04″N 2°24′10″E / 50.8178°N 2.4028°E / 50.8178; 2.4028Coordinates: 50°49′04″N 2°24′10″E / 50.8178°N 2.4028°E / 50.8178; 2.4028
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkerque
CantonWormhout
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes de Flandre Intérieure
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Dominique Deray
Area
1
5.58 km2 (2.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
383
 • Density69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Ochtezeelois (es)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59443 /59670
Elevation19–62 m (62–203 ft)
(avg. 24 m or 79 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

The small river Peene Becque flows through the village.

The closest airport to Ochtezeele is Lille Airport (56 km) also worth considering are Le Touquet (Le Touget-Paris-Plage) Airport (64 km), Beauvais-Tillé Airport (153 km), or Paris CDG Airport (201 km).[2]

HeraldryEdit

The arms of Ochtezeele are blazoned :

Azure, a bend argent. (Bouvignies, Jolimetz and Ochtezeele use the same arms.)



See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ ""Information"". Archived from the original on 2009-12-07. Retrieved 2010-07-19.