Couin

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Couin
The church of Couin
The church of Couin
Coat of arms of Couin
Coat of arms
Location of Couin
Couin is located in France
Couin
Couin
Couin is located in Hauts-de-France
Couin
Couin
Coordinates: 50°07′50″N 2°33′09″E / 50.1306°N 2.5525°E / 50.1306; 2.5525Coordinates: 50°07′50″N 2°33′09″E / 50.1306°N 2.5525°E / 50.1306; 2.5525
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonAvesnes-le-Comte
IntercommunalityCC Campagnes de l'Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Francis Savoye
Area
1
5.82 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population
(1999)2
90
 • Density15/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62242 /62760
Elevation90–159 m (295–522 ft)
(avg. 135 m or 443 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village located 16 miles (25 km) southwest of Arras at the junction of the D25 and D2 roads, by the banks of the Authie river.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Couin
Year196219681975198219901999
Population599091797190
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 chateau, built in 1748 by Philippe de Landas, Count of Louvignies

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Part of the church

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