Souastre

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Souastre
Souastre is located in France
Souastre
Souastre
Coordinates: 50°09′11″N 2°33′54″E / 50.1531°N 2.565°E / 50.1531; 2.565Coordinates: 50°09′11″N 2°33′54″E / 50.1531°N 2.565°E / 50.1531; 2.565
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Pas-en-Artois
Intercommunality Deux Sources
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Prévost
Area1 7.24 km2 (2.80 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 337
 • Density 47/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62800 / 62111
Elevation 119–165 m (390–541 ft)
(avg. 139 m or 456 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Souastre lies 15 miles (24.1 km) southwest of Arras, at the junction of the D2, D6 and D23 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
403 442 434 368 352 324 337
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • Ruins of a watermill.
  • The church of St.Vaast, dating from the seventeenth century.

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