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Heuchin is located in France
Coordinates: 50°28′38″N 2°16′15″E / 50.4772°N 2.2708°E / 50.4772; 2.2708Coordinates: 50°28′38″N 2°16′15″E / 50.4772°N 2.2708°E / 50.4772; 2.2708
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Heuchin
Intercommunality Les Vertes Collines du Saint-Polois
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Bertrand Vaast
Area1 8.16 km2 (3.15 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 534
 • Density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62451 / 62134
Elevation 72–166 m (236–545 ft)
(avg. 83 m or 272 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.

Heuchin is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais-Picardie region of France.


A farming village situated 32 miles (51 km) northwest of Arras, at the junction of the D94 and the D71 roads and by the banks of the Faulx river.


Historical population of Heuchin
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2010
Population 569 603 584 544 514 537 534 569
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 seen from the southwest
  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the twelfth century.
  • Traces of an old castle and sandstone wells.

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