Dainville

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Dainville
Commune
The church of Dainville
The church of Dainville
Coat of arms of Dainville
Coat of arms
Dainville is located in France
Dainville
Dainville
Coordinates: 50°16′58″N 2°43′41″E / 50.2828°N 2.7281°E / 50.2828; 2.7281Coordinates: 50°16′58″N 2°43′41″E / 50.2828°N 2.7281°E / 50.2828; 2.7281
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Arras-1
Intercommunality Communauté urbaine d'Arras
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Françoise Rossignol
Area1 11.22 km2 (4.33 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 5,392
 • Density 480/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62263 /62000
Elevation 64–107 m (210–351 ft)
(avg. 80 m or 260 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming and light industrial suburb 2 miles (3.2 km) west of Arras at the junction of the N25 with the D60 and D59 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Dainville
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 2188 2971 4839 5758 5693 5392
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.Martin, dating from the thirteenth century

Twin towns[edit]

Dainville is twinned with the following town:

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