Ayette

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Ayette
The church of Ayette
The church of Ayette
Coat of arms of Ayette
Coat of arms
Location of Ayette
Ayette is located in France
Ayette
Ayette
Ayette is located in Hauts-de-France
Ayette
Ayette
Coordinates: 50°10′30″N 2°44′02″E / 50.175°N 2.7339°E / 50.175; 2.7339Coordinates: 50°10′30″N 2°44′02″E / 50.175°N 2.7339°E / 50.175; 2.7339
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonBapaume
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Sud-Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Philippe Deruy
Area
1
5.15 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
332
 • Density64/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62068 /62116
Elevation97–139 m (318–456 ft)
(avg. 102 m or 335 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village located 9 miles (14 km) south of Arras at the junction of the D7 and D919 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962340—    
1968351+3.2%
1975336−4.3%
1982306−8.9%
1990335+9.5%
1999336+0.3%
2006327−2.7%
2007326−0.3%
2009313−4.0%
2012333+6.4%
2014329−1.2%
2015327−0.6%

Sights[edit]

  • L'Église Sainte-Libaire, rebuilt after 1918, along with the rest of the village.
  • The CWGC maintains two cemeteries: The British Cemetery[2] and the Indian and Chinese cemetery.[3] There is also a British Cemetery in Douchy-lès-Ayette, about a kilometer to the west.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ The Ayette British Cemetery
  3. ^ the Ayette Indian and Chinese cemetery

External links[edit]