Étrun

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Étrun
Coat of arms of Étrun
Coat of arms
Étrun is located in France
Étrun
Étrun
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
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Mathissart
Area
 • Land1 2.22 km2 (0.86 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 326
 • Population2 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.

Geography[edit]

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.

Population[edit]

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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