Croisilles, Pas-de-Calais

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Croisilles
The church of Croisilles
The church of Croisilles
Coat of arms of Croisilles
Coat of arms
Location of Croisilles
Croisilles is located in France
Croisilles
Croisilles
Croisilles is located in Hauts-de-France
Croisilles
Croisilles
Coordinates: 50°12′01″N 2°52′51″E / 50.2003°N 2.8808°E / 50.2003; 2.8808Coordinates: 50°12′01″N 2°52′51″E / 50.2003°N 2.8808°E / 50.2003; 2.8808
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonBapaume
IntercommunalityCC Sud-Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Dué
Area
1
11.58 km2 (4.47 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,929
 • Density170/km2 (430/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62259 /62128
Elevation64–114 m (210–374 ft)
(avg. 79 m or 259 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Croisilles is a village and commune in the Pas-de-Calais department of the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming village located 8 miles (13 km) south of Arras at the junction of the D5 and D9 roads. Many of the residents commute to work in Arras or the town of Bapaume to the south.

The village is bypassed to the north and east by the LGV Nord high speed line and the A1 Autoroute. The junction with the Angy branch of the LGV Nord, in the direction of Arras, is located to the north of Croisilles.

In addition to its church, the village has two bars, a supermarket (including petrol station), a pharmacy, a post office and a small DIY store, which is operated by the local farmers' co-operative. There is also a village stadium (including indoor sports hall), an ecole maternale (kindergarten) and an ecole primaire (primary school), which is attached to the mairie (town hall).

Population[edit]

Historical population of Croisilles, Pas-de-Calais
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population7007118251062118011651347
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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References[edit]

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

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