Rocquigny, Pas-de-Calais

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Rocquigny
Rocquigny is located in France
Rocquigny
Rocquigny
Coordinates: 50°03′37″N 2°55′46″E / 50.0603°N 2.9294°E / 50.0603; 2.9294Coordinates: 50°03′37″N 2°55′46″E / 50.0603°N 2.9294°E / 50.0603; 2.9294
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Bertincourt
Intercommunality Canton of Bertincourt
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marguerite Lefebvre
Area
 • Land1 3.73 km2 (1.44 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 295
 • Population2 density 79/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62715 / 62450
Elevation 113–137 m (371–449 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Rocquigny lies about 20 miles (32 km) south of Arras, at the junction of the D19 and D20 roads. The A2 autoroute passes by some half-mile distant.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
331 356 296 271 274 281 295
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame, rebuilt along with the rest of the village, after the First World War. The building is now abandoned as the steeple is in a state of collapse due to faulty concrete.

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