Tincques

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Tincques
Tincques1.jpg
Coat of arms of Tincques
Coat of arms
Tincques is located in France
Tincques
Tincques
Coordinates: 50°21′31″N 2°29′34″E / 50.3586°N 2.4928°E / 50.3586; 2.4928Coordinates: 50°21′31″N 2°29′34″E / 50.3586°N 2.4928°E / 50.3586; 2.4928
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Aubigny-en-Artois
Intercommunality Atrébatie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilbert Dartois
Area
 • Land1 10.68 km2 (4.12 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,061
 • Population2 density 99/km2 (260/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62820 / 62127
Elevation 107–148 m (351–486 ft)
(avg. 117 m or 384 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Tincques lies 15 miles (24.1 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the N39 and D77 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Tincques
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 711 734 736 703 738 811 1061
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Hilaire, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • A chateau and a farmhouse, both dating from the seventeenth century.
The chateau gatehouse

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