Monchy-au-Bois

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Monchy-au-Bois
Monchy-au-Bois is located in France
Monchy-au-Bois
Monchy-au-Bois
Coordinates: 50°10′53″N 2°39′27″E / 50.1814°N 2.6575°E / 50.1814; 2.6575Coordinates: 50°10′53″N 2°39′27″E / 50.1814°N 2.6575°E / 50.1814; 2.6575
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Beaumetz-lès-Loges
Intercommunality Vertes vallées
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Raymond Przybylski
Area1 10.98 km2 (4.24 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 518
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62579 / 62111
Elevation 118–161 m (387–528 ft)
(avg. 132 m or 433 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.

Monchy-au-Bois is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

Monchy-au-Bois is situated 10 miles (16 km) south-southwest of Arras, at the junction of the D3 and the D2 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
470 473 449 420 455 483 518
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Pierre, rebuilt along with much of the village, after World War I.

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