Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune

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Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
The town hall of Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
The town hall of Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
Coat of arms of Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
Coat of arms
Location of Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune is located in France
Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune is located in Hauts-de-France
Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
Coordinates: 50°30′07″N 2°35′31″E / 50.5019°N 2.5919°E / 50.5019; 2.5919Coordinates: 50°30′07″N 2°35′31″E / 50.5019°N 2.5919°E / 50.5019; 2.5919
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonNœux-les-Mines
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maurice Lecomte
Area
1
2.59 km2 (1.00 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
837
 • Density320/km2 (840/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62445 /62196
Elevation32–61 m (105–200 ft)
(avg. 115 m or 377 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

A small farming village, situated some 3 miles (4.8 km) southwest of Béthune at the junction of the D181 and the D941 roads and one mile from junction 6 of the A26 autoroute.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Hesdigneul-lès-Béthune
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population817896843759791771829
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.Denis, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The vestiges of an eighteenth-century chateau and its outbuildings.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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