Willencourt

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Willencourt
Coat of arms of Willencourt
Coat of arms
Willencourt is located in France
Willencourt
Willencourt
Coordinates: 50°14′28″N 2°05′24″E / 50.2411°N 2.09°E / 50.2411; 2.09Coordinates: 50°14′28″N 2°05′24″E / 50.2411°N 2.09°E / 50.2411; 2.09
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Auxi-le-Château
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Auxillois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Hostyn
Area
 • Land1 2.45 km2 (0.95 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 153
 • Population2 density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62891 / 62390
Elevation 25–97 m (82–318 ft)
(avg. 27 m or 89 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Willencourt is situated some 33 miles (53.1 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D118 and the D118E roads, on the banks of the river Authie, the border with the department of the Somme.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Willencourt
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 79 86 129 126 140 136 153
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. Maurice, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • A nineteenth century chateau.

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