Coordinates: 51°01′53″N 2°20′38″E / 51.0314°N 2.3439°E / 51.0314; 2.3439

Saint-Pol-sur-Mer is located in Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Location of Saint-Pol-sur-Mer in Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Former town hall of Saint-Pol-sur-Mer

Saint-Pol-sur-Mer (West Flemish: Sint-Pols) is a former commune in the Nord department in northern France. Since 9 December 2010, it is part of the commune of Dunkirk.[1][2] In 2006 it had 22,354 inhabitants. It is the second-largest suburb of the city of Dunkirk, and is almost encircled by it.



Flag of Saint-Pol-sur-Mer
The arms of Saint-Pol-sur-Mer are blazoned :
Per saltire Or and vert, a saltire indented sable, between a lion sable, armed and langued gules, 2 lions crowned Or, and a lyre gules.


  1. ^ La Voix du Nord Archived 2011-05-25 at the Wayback Machine 8 December 2010
  2. ^ INSEE

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