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Coat of arms of Étrun
Coat of arms
Étrun is located in France
Coordinates: 50°18′54″N 2°42′07″E / 50.315°N 2.7019°E / 50.315; 2.7019Coordinates: 50°18′54″N 2°42′07″E / 50.315°N 2.7019°E / 50.315; 2.7019
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Dainville
Intercommunality Artois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Mathissart
Area1 2.22 km2 (0.86 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 326
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62320 / 62161
Elevation 58–107 m (190–351 ft)
(avg. 153 m or 502 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Étrun is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


A farming village situated 4 miles (6.4 km) northwest of Arras, at the junction of the N39 and the D55 roads. The river Gy flows through the commune.


Historical population of Étrun
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 378 414 367 302 336 326
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Nicholas, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The Duisans British Cemetery, a WW-I Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery.
  • The remnants of an old chateau.

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