Annezin

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Annezin
Coat of arms of Annezin
Coat of arms
Annezin is located in France
Annezin
Annezin
Coordinates: 50°32′03″N 2°37′08″E / 50.5342°N 2.6189°E / 50.5342; 2.6189Coordinates: 50°32′03″N 2°37′08″E / 50.5342°N 2.6189°E / 50.5342; 2.6189
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Béthune-Nord
Intercommunality Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Delomez
Area
 • Land1 6.1 km2 (2.4 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 5,607
 • Population2 density 920/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62035 / 62232
Elevation 18–53 m (59–174 ft)
(avg. 24 m or 79 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A large suburb situated immediately west of Béthune and 27 miles (43.5 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D943 and the D181E roads.

Population[edit]

The inhabitants are called Annezinois.

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 5,253 —    
1968 5,399 +2.8%
1975 5,462 +1.2%
1982 5,857 +7.2%
1990 5,859 +0.0%
1999 5,551 −5.3%
2009 5,607 +1.0%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • Remains of an old watermill.

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