Haillicourt

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Haillicourt
Coat of arms of Haillicourt
Coat of arms
Haillicourt is located in France
Haillicourt
Haillicourt
Coordinates: 50°28′36″N 2°35′06″E / 50.4767°N 2.585°E / 50.4767; 2.585Coordinates: 50°28′36″N 2°35′06″E / 50.4767°N 2.585°E / 50.4767; 2.585
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Barlin
Intercommunality Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Foucault
Area1 4.46 km2 (1.72 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 5,007
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,900/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62400 / 62940
Elevation 39–93 m (128–305 ft)
(avg. 70 m or 230 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A former coal-mining town, now a light industrial and farming commune, situated some 6 miles (9.7 km) south of Béthune and 32 miles (51.5 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D188 and the D86 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Haillicourt
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 6080 6089 5517 5370 5151 5007
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]

  • Farmhouses and a dovecote dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the sixteenth century.

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