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Coat of arms of Fontaine-lès-Croisilles
Coat of arms
Fontaine-lès-Croisilles is located in France
Coordinates: 50°13′10″N 2°54′34″E / 50.2194°N 2.9094°E / 50.2194; 2.9094Coordinates: 50°13′10″N 2°54′34″E / 50.2194°N 2.9094°E / 50.2194; 2.9094
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Croisilles
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Sud Arrageois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Danièle Tabary
Area1 6.26 km2 (2.42 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 257
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62343 /62128
Elevation 57–98 m (187–322 ft)
(avg. 63 m or 207 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.

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


A farming village situated 9 miles (14.5 km) southeast of Arras, at the junction of the D9 and the C2 road.


Historical population of Fontaine-lès-Croisilles
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 215 235 222 228 238 257
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.Maurice, rebuilt, as was all the village, after World War I.

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