Évin-Malmaison

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Évin-Malmaison
Coat of arms of Évin-Malmaison
Coat of arms
Évin-Malmaison is located in France
Évin-Malmaison
Évin-Malmaison
Coordinates: 50°26′20″N 3°02′03″E / 50.4389°N 3.0342°E / 50.4389; 3.0342Coordinates: 50°26′20″N 3°02′03″E / 50.4389°N 3.0342°E / 50.4389; 3.0342
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Lens
Canton Leforest
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération d'Hénin-Carvin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Staszewski
Area
 • Land1 4.57 km2 (1.76 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Population2 4,758
 • Population2 density 1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62321 / 62141
Elevation 21–31 m (69–102 ft)
(avg. 26 m or 85 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.

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

Geography[edit]

An ex-coalmining village, now centred on farming and light industry, situated some 10 miles (16.1 km) east of Lens, at the junction of the D161 and the D54. The canalised Deule river forms the south-western boundary of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Évin-Malmaison
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2004
Population 4022 4437 4388 4121 4934 4731 4758
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 two pit heads at Évin-Malmaison (c.1980s)
  • The church of St.Vaast, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The war memorial.
  • Remains of an 18th-century priory.

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