Haisnes

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Haisnes
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Haisnes
Coat of arms
Location of Haisnes
Haisnes is located in France
Haisnes
Haisnes
Haisnes is located in Hauts-de-France
Haisnes
Haisnes
Coordinates: 50°30′31″N 2°48′09″E / 50.5086°N 2.8025°E / 50.5086; 2.8025Coordinates: 50°30′31″N 2°48′09″E / 50.5086°N 2.8025°E / 50.5086; 2.8025
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonDouvrin
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–present) Frederic Wallet
Area
1
5.58 km2 (2.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
4,362
 • Density780/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62401 /62138
Elevation22–47 m (72–154 ft)
(avg. 26 m or 85 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Haisnes is a former coalmining town, now a light industrial and farming commune, situated some 9 miles (14.5 km) east of Béthune and 16 miles (25.7 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D163 and the D947 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Haisnes
Year196219681975198219901999
Population269627093106397045254357
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]

St.Nicaise church

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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