Arleux-en-Gohelle

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Arleux-en-Gohelle
The town hall of Arleux-en-Gohelle
The town hall of Arleux-en-Gohelle
Coat of arms of Arleux-en-Gohelle
Coat of arms
Location of Arleux-en-Gohelle
Arleux-en-Gohelle is located in France
Arleux-en-Gohelle
Arleux-en-Gohelle
Arleux-en-Gohelle is located in Hauts-de-France
Arleux-en-Gohelle
Arleux-en-Gohelle
Coordinates: 50°21′49″N 2°52′19″E / 50.3636°N 2.8719°E / 50.3636; 2.8719Coordinates: 50°21′49″N 2°52′19″E / 50.3636°N 2.8719°E / 50.3636; 2.8719
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonBrebières
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes Osartis Marquion
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Norbert Grobelny
Area
1
6.27 km2 (2.42 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
858
 • Density140/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62039 /62580
Elevation50–75 m (164–246 ft)
(avg. 69 m or 226 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Arleux-en-Gohelle is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A village located 7 miles (12 km) north-east of Arras at the junction of the N919 and D50 roads.

History[edit]

The commune name first appears in 1119 as Haluth. The village was all but destroyed during World War I.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962564—    
1968575+2.0%
1975557−3.1%
1982509−8.6%
1990675+32.6%
1999709+5.0%
2006814+14.8%
2009829+1.8%
2011820−1.1%
2015839+2.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the twentieth century.
  • The World War I cemetery.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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