Gauchin-Verloingt

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Gauchin-Verloingt
Coat of arms of Gauchin-Verloingt
Coat of arms
Gauchin-Verloingt is located in France
Gauchin-Verloingt
Gauchin-Verloingt
Coordinates: 50°23′43″N 2°18′47″E / 50.3953°N 2.3131°E / 50.3953; 2.3131Coordinates: 50°23′43″N 2°18′47″E / 50.3953°N 2.3131°E / 50.3953; 2.3131
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Saint-Pol-sur-Ternoise
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Saint-Polois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Michel Saloppe
Area1 5.92 km2 (2.29 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 825
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62367 / 62130
Elevation 75–141 m (246–463 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the valley of the Ternoise river, 23 miles (37.0 km) northwest of Arras, at the junction of the D343 and the D100 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Gauchin-Verloingt
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 383 396 465 592 801 825
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 church of St.Vaast, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The chapel at Rocourt, also dating from the seventeenth century.
  • An old farmhouse

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