Troisvaux

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Troisvaux
Troisvaux is located in France
Troisvaux
Troisvaux
Coordinates: 50°24′09″N 2°20′37″E / 50.4025°N 2.3436°E / 50.4025; 2.3436Coordinates: 50°24′09″N 2°20′37″E / 50.4025°N 2.3436°E / 50.4025; 2.3436
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Saint-Pol-sur-Ternoise
Intercommunality Saint-Polois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Charles Torchy
Area
 • Land1 6.18 km2 (2.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 302
 • Population2 density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62831 / 62130
Elevation 85–157 m (279–515 ft)
(avg. 144 m or 472 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Troisvaux lies north of St.Pol, 21 miles (33.8 km) west of Arras, on the D87 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Troisvaux
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 247 257 265 265 294 296 302
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 trappist abbey of Belval
  • The church of St.Vaast, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • The church of St.Jude & St.Simon, dating from the nineteenth century.

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