Fouquereuil

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Fouquereuil
The town hall of Fouquereuil
The town hall of Fouquereuil
Coat of arms of Fouquereuil
Coat of arms
Location of Fouquereuil
Fouquereuil is located in France
Fouquereuil
Fouquereuil
Fouquereuil is located in Hauts-de-France
Fouquereuil
Fouquereuil
Coordinates: 50°31′11″N 2°36′07″E / 50.5197°N 2.6019°E / 50.5197; 2.6019Coordinates: 50°31′11″N 2°36′07″E / 50.5197°N 2.6019°E / 50.5197; 2.6019
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonNœux-les-Mines
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Ogiez
Area
1
2.01 km2 (0.78 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,561
 • Density780/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62349 /62232
Elevation24–53 m (79–174 ft)
(avg. 28 m or 92 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village suburb situated just 1 mile (1.6 km) southwest of Béthune and 30 miles (48.3 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D181 and the D181E roads. The A26 autoroute passes by, just yards from the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Fouquereuil
Year196219681975198219901999
Population123612591264111510561023
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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References[edit]

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

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