Anvin

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Anvin
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Coat of arms of Anvin
Coat of arms
Anvin is located in France
Anvin
Anvin
Coordinates: 50°26′50″N 2°15′22″E / 50.4472°N 2.2561°E / 50.4472; 2.2561Coordinates: 50°26′50″N 2°15′22″E / 50.4472°N 2.2561°E / 50.4472; 2.2561
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Heuchin
Intercommunality Pays d'Heuchin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Olivier
Area1 7.83 km2 (3.02 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 803
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62036 / 62134
Elevation 51–150 m (167–492 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.
This article is about the commune in France. For the Linux programmer, see Hans Peter Anvin.

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

Geography[edit]

Anvin is a farming village located in the Ternoise river valley, 28 miles (44 km) northwest of Arras, at the junction of the D343, D70 and D94 roads.

Population[edit]

The inhabitants are called Anvinois.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 604 —    
1968 615 +1.8%
1975 587 −4.6%
1982 639 +8.9%
1990 666 +4.2%
1999 741 +11.3%
2009 803 +8.4%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Leger, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The ruins of a seventeenth-century chateau.
  • Vestiges of a watermill.

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