Baralle

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Baralle
Coat of arms of Baralle
Coat of arms
Baralle is located in France
Baralle
Baralle
Coordinates: 50°12′45″N 3°03′32″E / 50.2125°N 3.0589°E / 50.2125; 3.0589Coordinates: 50°12′45″N 3°03′32″E / 50.2125°N 3.0589°E / 50.2125; 3.0589
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Marquion
Intercommunality Marquion
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Lestocard
Area1 7.95 km2 (3.07 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 485
 • Density 61/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62081 / 62860
Elevation 44–78 m (144–256 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.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Baralle is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village located 15 miles (24 km) southeast of Arras at the junction of the D14, D16 and D19 roads. The entire commune was obliterated during World War I.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 482 —    
1968 491 +1.9%
1975 442 −10.0%
1982 418 −5.4%
1990 468 +12.0%
1999 487 +4.1%
2009 485 −0.4%

Sights[edit]

  • The ruins of an early castle.
  • The church of St. Georges, dating from the twentieth century.

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