Hamblain-les-Prés

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Hamblain-les-Prés
Coat of arms of Hamblain-les-Prés
Coat of arms
Hamblain-les-Prés is located in France
Hamblain-les-Prés
Hamblain-les-Prés
Coordinates: 50°17′38″N 2°57′41″E / 50.2939°N 2.9614°E / 50.2939; 2.9614Coordinates: 50°17′38″N 2°57′41″E / 50.2939°N 2.9614°E / 50.2939; 2.9614
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Vitry-en-Artois
Intercommunality Osartis
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Marie Courmont
Area
 • Land1 4.87 km2 (1.88 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 483
 • Population2 density 99/km2 (260/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62405 / 62118
Elevation 41–73 m (135–240 ft)
(avg. 44 m or 144 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.

Hamblain-les-Prés is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated 8 miles (13 km) east of Arras, at the junction of the D34 and the D43 roads.
The A26 autoroute passes by the village about half a mile away.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Hamblain-les-Prés
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 293 325 343 398 516 483
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.Michel, rebuilt along with the entire village, after World War I.

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