Ambrines

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Ambrines
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Coat of arms of Ambrines
Coat of arms
Ambrines is located in France
Ambrines
Ambrines
Coordinates: 50°18′41″N 2°28′10″E / 50.3114°N 2.4694°E / 50.3114; 2.4694Coordinates: 50°18′41″N 2°28′10″E / 50.3114°N 2.4694°E / 50.3114; 2.4694
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Aubigny-en-Artois
Intercommunality Atrébatie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Lasselin
Area
 • Land1 4.68 km2 (1.81 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 216
 • Population2 density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62027 / 62127
Elevation 107–139 m (351–456 ft)
(avg. 127 m or 417 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.

Ambrines is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village located 12miles (19 km) west of Arras, at the D8 and D54 road junction.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 177 —    
1968 196 +10.7%
1975 191 −2.6%
1982 167 −12.6%
1990 169 +1.2%
1999 169 +0.0%
2009 216 +27.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St.Leger, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • A nineteenth-century chateau.

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