Estevelles

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Estevelles
The town hall of Estevelles
The town hall of Estevelles
Coat of arms of Estevelles
Location of Estevelles
Estevelles is located in France
Estevelles
Estevelles
Estevelles is located in Hauts-de-France
Estevelles
Estevelles
Coordinates: 50°28′34″N 2°54′31″E / 50.4761°N 2.9086°E / 50.4761; 2.9086Coordinates: 50°28′34″N 2°54′31″E / 50.4761°N 2.9086°E / 50.4761; 2.9086
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementLens
CantonWingles
IntercommunalityCA Lens-Liévin
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Alain Szabo
Area
1
2.54 km2 (0.98 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[1]
2,039
 • Density800/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62311 /62880
Elevation21–46 m (69–151 ft)
(avg. 19 m or 62 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Estevelles (French pronunciation: ​[ɛstəvɛl]) is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.[2]

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated some 6 miles (9.7 km) northeast of Lens, near the junction of the D164e and the D917. The canalised river Deûle forms the southern boundary of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±% p.a.
1968 1,237—    
1975 1,183−0.64%
1982 1,151−0.39%
1990 1,629+4.44%
1999 1,687+0.39%
2007 1,717+0.22%
2012 1,981+2.90%
2017 2,044+0.63%
Source: INSEE[3]

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of Notre-Dame, rebuilt, as was most of the village, after the First World War.
  • The war memorial.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  2. ^ INSEE commune file
  3. ^ Population en historique depuis 1968, INSEE

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