Heuchin

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Heuchin
Heuchin is located in France
Heuchin
Heuchin
Coordinates: 50°28′38″N 2°16′15″E / 50.4772°N 2.2708°E / 50.4772; 2.2708Coordinates: 50°28′38″N 2°16′15″E / 50.4772°N 2.2708°E / 50.4772; 2.2708
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Heuchin
Intercommunality Les Vertes Collines du Saint-Polois
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Bertrand Vaast
Area1 8.16 km2 (3.15 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 534
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62451 / 62134
Elevation 72–166 m (236–545 ft)
(avg. 83 m or 272 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated 32 miles (51 km) northwest of Arras, at the junction of the D94 and the D71 roads and by the banks of the Faulx river.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Heuchin
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 569 603 584 544 514 537 534
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 seen from the southwest
  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the twelfth century.
  • Traces of an old castle and sandstone wells.

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