Penin

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Penin
Penin is located in France
Penin
Penin
Coordinates: 50°19′41″N 2°29′07″E / 50.3281°N 2.4853°E / 50.3281; 2.4853Coordinates: 50°19′41″N 2°29′07″E / 50.3281°N 2.4853°E / 50.3281; 2.4853
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Aubigny-en-Artois
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Atrébatie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Lavigne
Area
 • Land1 9.14 km2 (3.53 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 404
 • Population2 density 44/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62651 / 62127
Elevation 108–151 m (354–495 ft)
(avg. 133 m or 436 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Penin is situated 14 miles (23 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D77 and D82 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
321 346 330 333 330 356 404
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The sixteenth-century chateau.

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