Saint-Hilaire-Cottes

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Saint-Hilaire-Cottes
Saint-Hilaire-Cottes is located in France
Saint-Hilaire-Cottes
Saint-Hilaire-Cottes
Coordinates: 50°34′20″N 2°24′54″E / 50.5722°N 2.415°E / 50.5722; 2.415Coordinates: 50°34′20″N 2°24′54″E / 50.5722°N 2.415°E / 50.5722; 2.415
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Norrent-Fontes
Intercommunality Artois Flandres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Cauwet
Area
 • Land1 7.24 km2 (2.80 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 808
 • Population2 density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62750 / 62120
Elevation 24–102 m (79–335 ft)
(avg. 65 m or 213 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Saint-Hilaire-Cottes is situated some 10 miles (16.1 km) northwest of Béthune and 37 miles (59.5 km) west of Lille, at the junction of the D943 and D91 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
749 753 725 752 750 734 808
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Hilaire, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The church of St. Omer, at Cottes, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission graves.

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