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Coat of arms of Gavrelle
Coat of arms
Gavrelle is located in France
Coordinates: 50°19′48″N 2°53′13″E / 50.33°N 2.8869°E / 50.33; 2.8869Coordinates: 50°19′48″N 2°53′13″E / 50.33°N 2.8869°E / 50.33; 2.8869
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Vimy
Intercommunality Communauté urbaine d'Arras
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Vincent Théry
Area1 9.02 km2 (3.48 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 475
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62369 /62580
Elevation 49–97 m (161–318 ft)
(avg. 61 m or 200 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.

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


A farming village situated 6 miles (9.7 km) northeast of Arras, at the junction of the N50 and the D33 roads. The motorway junction of the A26 autoroute and the A1 autoroute is less than a mile away.


Historical population of Gavrelle
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 385 390 394 358 430 475
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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