|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Norbert Grobelny|
|• Land1||6.27 km2 (2.42 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||130/km2 (340/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||62039 / 62580|
|Elevation||50–75 m (164–246 ft)
(avg. 69 m or 226 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.
A village located 7 miles (12 km) north-east of Arras at the junction of the N919 and D50 roads.
The commune name first appears in 1119 as Haluth. The village was all but destroyed during World War I.
- The church of St. Martin, dating from the twentieth century.
- The World War I cemetery.
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