Neuville-Saint-Vaast

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Neuville-Saint-Vaast
Town hall and the church
Town hall and the church
Neuville-Saint-Vaast is located in France
Neuville-Saint-Vaast
Neuville-Saint-Vaast
Coordinates: 50°21′22″N 2°45′32″E / 50.3561°N 2.7589°E / 50.3561; 2.7589Coordinates: 50°21′22″N 2°45′32″E / 50.3561°N 2.7589°E / 50.3561; 2.7589
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Vimy
Intercommunality Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Puchois
Area
 • Land1 12.59 km2 (4.86 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,520
 • Population2 density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62609 / 62580
Elevation 81–144 m (266–472 ft)
(avg. 107 m or 351 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.

Neuville-Saint-Vaast is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

Neuville-Saint-Vaast is situated 4 miles (6 km) north of Arras, at the junction of the D49 and D55 roads. The A26 autoroute passes through the commune.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
918 927 973 1129 1295 1401 1520
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

the war memorial

Notable people[edit]

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