Boulogne-sur-Mer

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Boulogne-sur-Mer
A general view frae the Brecquerecque Quarter: The lichthoose, the bell touer an the Inglis Channel
A general view frae the Brecquerecque Quarter: The lichthoose, the bell touer an the Inglis Channel
Coat o airms o Boulogne-sur-Mer
Coat o airms
Boulogne-sur-Mer is locatit in Fraunce
Boulogne-sur-Mer
Boulogne-sur-Mer
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Boulogne-sur-Mer is locatit in Hauts-de-France
Boulogne-sur-Mer
Boulogne-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 50°43′35″N 1°36′53″E / 50.7264°N 1.6147°E / 50.7264; 1.6147Coordinates: 50°43′35″N 1°36′53″E / 50.7264°N 1.6147°E / 50.7264; 1.6147
Kintra Fraunce
Region Hauts-de-France
Depairtment Pas-de-Calais
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Frédéric Cuvillier (PS)
Area1 8.42 km2 (3.25 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 42,785
 • Rank 2nt in the depairtment, 7t in the region an 59t in Fraunce
 • Density 5,100/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
 • Metro (2010) 133,109
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Simmer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62160 /62200
Elevation 0–110 m (0–361 ft)
Wabsteid http://www.tourisme-boulonnais.fr/uk/

1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries.

2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Boulogne-sur-Mer (French pronunciation: [bu.lɔɲ.syʁ.mɛʁ] ( listen), Laitin: Gesoriacum or Bononia, Dutch: Bonen) is a ceety in Northren Fraunce. It is a sub-prefectur o the depairtment o Pas-de-Calais.

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  1. "British towns twinned with French towns [via WaybackMachine.com]". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-12.