Le Quesnoy-en-Artois

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Not to be confused with Le Quesnoy.
Le Quesnoy-en-Artois
Le Quesnoy-en-Artois is located in France
Le Quesnoy-en-Artois
Le Quesnoy-en-Artois
Coordinates: 50°20′06″N 2°02′57″E / 50.335°N 2.0492°E / 50.335; 2.0492Coordinates: 50°20′06″N 2°02′57″E / 50.335°N 2.0492°E / 50.335; 2.0492
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil
Canton Le Parcq
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Hesdinois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean Pillon
Area1 7.92 km2 (3.06 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 350
 • Density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62677 / 62140
Elevation 59–135 m (194–443 ft)
(avg. 124 m or 407 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.

Le Quesnoy-en-Artois is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

Le Quesnoy-en-Artois lies 17 miles (28 km) southeast of Montreuil-sur-Mer at the junction of the D122 and D123 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Le Quesnoy-en-Artois
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 284 285 317 362 350 332 350
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 eighteenth-century chateau.
  • The church of St.Vaast, dating from the eighteenth century.

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