Quiéry-la-Motte

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Quiéry-la-Motte
Quiéry-la-Motte is located in France
Quiéry-la-Motte
Quiéry-la-Motte
Coordinates: 50°21′59″N 2°58′44″E / 50.3664°N 2.9789°E / 50.3664; 2.9789Coordinates: 50°21′59″N 2°58′44″E / 50.3664°N 2.9789°E / 50.3664; 2.9789
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Vimy
Intercommunality Osartis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Leroux
Area
 • Land1 8.93 km2 (3.45 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 763
 • Population2 density 85/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62680 / 62490
Elevation 26–64 m (85–210 ft)
(avg. 32 m or 105 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.

Quiéry-la-Motte is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography[edit]

Quiéry-la-Motte is situated 12 miles (19 km) northeast of Arras, at the junction of the D39 and D48 roads. The A1 autoroute passes right by the commune.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
563 568 673 701 769 775 763
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • A feudal motte.

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