Fortel-en-Artois

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Fortel-en-Artois
The centre of Fortel-en-Artois
The centre of Fortel-en-Artois
Coat of arms of Fortel-en-Artois
Coat of arms
Location of Fortel-en-Artois
Fortel-en-Artois is located in France
Fortel-en-Artois
Fortel-en-Artois
Fortel-en-Artois is located in Hauts-de-France
Fortel-en-Artois
Fortel-en-Artois
Coordinates: 50°15′29″N 2°13′29″E / 50.2581°N 2.2247°E / 50.2581; 2.2247Coordinates: 50°15′29″N 2°13′29″E / 50.2581°N 2.2247°E / 50.2581; 2.2247
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonSaint-Pol-sur-Ternoise
IntercommunalityCC Ternois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Nivel
Area
1
5.89 km2 (2.27 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
214
 • Density36/km2 (94/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62346 /62270
Elevation83–144 m (272–472 ft)
(avg. 122 m or 400 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Fortel-en-Artois is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated 25 miles (40.2 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D115 and the D115E roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Fortel-en-Artois
Year196219681975198219901999
Population166187160186181155
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.Pierre, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • A big sandstone crucifix at the road junction.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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