Couin

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Couin
Couin.jpg
Coat of arms of Couin
Coat of arms
Couin is located in France
Couin
Couin
Coordinates: 50°07′50″N 2°33′09″E / 50.1306°N 2.5525°E / 50.1306; 2.5525Coordinates: 50°07′50″N 2°33′09″E / 50.1306°N 2.5525°E / 50.1306; 2.5525
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Pas-en-Artois
Intercommunality Deux Sources
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Francis Savoye
Area
 • Land1 5.82 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 90
 • Population2 density 15/km2 (40/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62242 / 62760
Elevation 90–159 m (295–522 ft)
(avg. 135 m or 443 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village located 16 miles (25 km) southwest of Arras at the junction of the D25 and D2 roads, by the banks of the Authie river.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Couin
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 59 90 91 79 71 90
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 chateau, built in 1748 by Philippe de Landas, Count of Louvignies

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Part of the church

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