Agnières

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For the commune in the Hautes-Alpes department, see Agnières-en-Dévoluy.
Agnières
Coat of arms of Agnières
Coat of arms
Agnières is located in France
Agnières
Agnières
Coordinates: 50°21′14″N 2°36′17″E / 50.3539°N 2.6047°E / 50.3539; 2.6047Coordinates: 50°21′14″N 2°36′17″E / 50.3539°N 2.6047°E / 50.3539; 2.6047
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Avesnes-le-Comte
Intercommunality Atrébatie
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Pascal Mestan
Area1 3.25 km2 (1.25 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 249
 • Density 77/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62012 /62690
Elevation 87–131 m (285–430 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village located 10 miles (16 km) northwest of Arras, by the banks of the river Scarpe, at the D49 and D75E road junction.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 148 —    
1968 153 +3.4%
1975 170 +11.1%
1982 174 +2.4%
1990 185 +6.3%
1999 150 −18.9%
2009 230 +53.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St.Leger, dating from the twelfth century.

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