Famechon, Pas-de-Calais

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Famechon
The town hall of Famechon
The town hall of Famechon
Coat of arms of Famechon
Coat of arms
Location of Famechon
Famechon is located in France
Famechon
Famechon
Famechon is located in Hauts-de-France
Famechon
Famechon
Coordinates: 50°08′35″N 2°28′07″E / 50.1431°N 2.4686°E / 50.1431; 2.4686Coordinates: 50°08′35″N 2°28′07″E / 50.1431°N 2.4686°E / 50.1431; 2.4686
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonAvesnes-le-Comte
IntercommunalityCC Campagnes de l'Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Sébastien Henquenet
Area
1
4.61 km2 (1.78 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
123
 • Density27/km2 (69/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62322 /62760
Elevation72–152 m (236–499 ft)
(avg. 87 m or 285 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated 22 miles (35.4 km) southwest of Arras, on the D1 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Famechon, Pas-de-Calais
Year196219681975198219901999
Population148164147138141139
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 Notre-Dame, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The remnants of an old chateau.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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