Saint-Martin-Boulogne

Saint-Martin-Boulogne is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Saint-Martin-Boulogne
The church of Saint-Martin-Boulogne
The church of Saint-Martin-Boulogne
Coat of arms of Saint-Martin-Boulogne
Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Martin-Boulogne
Saint-Martin-Boulogne is located in France
Saint-Martin-Boulogne
Saint-Martin-Boulogne
Saint-Martin-Boulogne is located in Hauts-de-France
Saint-Martin-Boulogne
Saint-Martin-Boulogne
Coordinates: 50°43′36″N 1°37′58″E / 50.7267°N 1.6328°E / 50.7267; 1.6328Coordinates: 50°43′36″N 1°37′58″E / 50.7267°N 1.6328°E / 50.7267; 1.6328
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBoulogne-sur-Mer
CantonBoulogne-sur-Mer-2
IntercommunalityCommunauté d'agglomération du Boulonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2010–2014) Christian Bally
Area
1
13.15 km2 (5.08 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
11,204
 • Density850/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62758 /62280
Elevation3–188 m (9.8–616.8 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

Saint-Martin-Boulogne is a farming and light industrial suburb east of Boulogne itself, at the junction of the N42 and D96 roads. Junctions 30 and 31 of the A16 autoroute lie within the commune’s borders.

PopulationEdit

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
10,876 12,020 12,341 11,271 11,054 11,499 11,710
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interestEdit

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The modern church of Sts.Bernadette and Yde.
  • The Château de La Caucherie, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The Château du Denacre, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • Three 17th century farmhouses and manorhouses.
  • A fifteenth century windmill and the ruins of a watermill.
  • The Meerut Military Cemetery (Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery).

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

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