Wanquetin

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Wanquetin
Wanquetin is located in France
Wanquetin
Wanquetin
Coordinates: 50°16′36″N 2°36′57″E / 50.2767°N 2.6158°E / 50.2767; 2.6158Coordinates: 50°16′36″N 2°36′57″E / 50.2767°N 2.6158°E / 50.2767; 2.6158
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Beaumetz-lès-Loges
Intercommunality Val de Gy
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Hanot
Area
 • Land1 10.18 km2 (3.93 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 695
 • Population2 density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62874 / 62123
Elevation 82–141 m (269–463 ft)
(avg. 91 m or 299 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.

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

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Wanquetin is situated some 7.5 miles (12.1 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D59 and the D7 roads.

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Historical population of Wanquetin
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 540 560 602 642 682 639 695
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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