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Coat of arms of Camblain-Châtelain
Coat of arms
Camblain-Châtelain is located in France
Coordinates: 50°28′58″N 2°27′50″E / 50.4828°N 2.4639°E / 50.4828; 2.4639Coordinates: 50°28′58″N 2°27′50″E / 50.4828°N 2.4639°E / 50.4828; 2.4639
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Houdain
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération de l'Artois
 • Mayor (2014-...) Lelio Pedrini
Area1 10.04 km2 (3.88 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,581
 • Density 160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62197 / 62470
Elevation 51–177 m (167–581 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 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.

Camblain-Châtelain is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.


Camblain-Châtelain is a farming and light industrial village some 7 miles (11.3 km) southwest of Béthune and 33 miles (53.1 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D341 and the D70 roads, by the banks of the Clarence River.


Historical population of Camblain-Châtelain
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 1904 1956 1880 1710 1629 1581
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Vaast, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • Ruins of an 11th-century castle.

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