Haucourt, Pas-de-Calais

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Haucourt
Haucourt-eglise01.jpg
Haucourt is located in France
Haucourt
Haucourt
Coordinates: 50°14′54″N 2°57′15″E / 50.2483°N 2.9542°E / 50.2483; 2.9542Coordinates: 50°14′54″N 2°57′15″E / 50.2483°N 2.9542°E / 50.2483; 2.9542
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Brebières
Intercommunality Osartis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Dubus
Area1 6.06 km2 (2.34 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 240
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62414 /62156
Elevation 48–86 m (157–282 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village situated 12 miles (19 km) southeast of Arras, at the junction of the D939 and the D9 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Haucourt, Pas-de-Calais
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 193 197 169 196 233 240
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 Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery, which contains 97 known burials of the First World War, roughly 25 unknown burials and a memorial to 4 men who are believed to be buried in the cemetery.
  • The church of St.Michel, rebuilt, as was the entire village, after World War I.

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