Acq, Pas-de-Calais

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Acq
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Acq
Coat of arms
Location of Acq
Acq is located in France
Acq
Acq
Acq is located in Hauts-de-France
Acq
Acq
Coordinates: 50°20′54″N 2°39′27″E / 50.3483°N 2.6575°E / 50.3483; 2.6575Coordinates: 50°20′54″N 2°39′27″E / 50.3483°N 2.6575°E / 50.3483; 2.6575
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonArras-1
IntercommunalityArras
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean-Pierre Delcour
Area
1
4.86 km2 (1.88 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
757
 • Density160/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62007 /62144
Elevation77–145 m (253–476 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.

Acq is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village located 6 miles (9 km) northwest of Arras, by the banks of the Scarpe river, at the D62 and D49 road junction.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006456—    
2007449−1.5%
2008442−1.6%
2009483+9.3%
2010552+14.3%
2011622+12.7%
2012691+11.1%
2013703+1.7%
2014719+2.3%
2015736+2.4%
2016752+2.2%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St.Géry, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The remains of a motte of an ancient castle.
  • Two menhirs nearby, known as the 'Stones of Acq'.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

External links[edit]