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|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Sebastien Desbureaux|
|• Land1||4.38 km2 (1.69 sq mi)|
|• Population2 density||37/km2 (95/sq mi)|
|INSEE/Postal code||62430 / 62760|
|Elevation||104–162 m (341–531 ft)
(avg. 152 m or 499 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 small farming village situated 18 miles (29 km) southwest of Arras, on the D6 road.
|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
- The eighteenth-century chateau built by the de Coupigny family in 1745. It was seized during the French Revolution and used as a chicory factory.
- The church of St.Nicholas, dating from the eighteenth century.
- The Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery.
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