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Labeuvrière is located in France
Coordinates: 50°31′15″N 2°33′50″E / 50.5208°N 2.5639°E / 50.5208; 2.5639Coordinates: 50°31′15″N 2°33′50″E / 50.5208°N 2.5639°E / 50.5208; 2.5639
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Béthune-Sud
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération de l'Artois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Leroy
 • Land1 6.11 km2 (2.36 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,671
 • Population2 density 270/km2 (710/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62479 / 62122
Elevation 23–75 m (75–246 ft)
(avg. 36 m or 118 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.

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


A large farming and light industrial village, situated some 4 miles (6.4 km) west of Béthune and 20 miles (32.2 km) southwest of Lille on the D181e5, traversed by the A26 autoroute.


Historical population of Labeuvrière
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1857 1953 1702 1714 1702 1710 1671
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. Christine, rebuilt, along with the rest of the village, after World War I.
  • The ancient priory (fr: prévoté) of the abbey of St.Vaast, now the mairie.

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