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Izel-lès-Équerchin is located in France
Coordinates: 50°21′44″N 2°57′03″E / 50.3622°N 2.9508°E / 50.3622; 2.9508Coordinates: 50°21′44″N 2°57′03″E / 50.3622°N 2.9508°E / 50.3622; 2.9508
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Vimy
Intercommunality Osartis
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Houziaux
Area1 9.91 km2 (3.83 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 885
 • Density 89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62476 /62490
Elevation 31–69 m (102–226 ft)
(avg. 48 m or 157 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.

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


A farming village situated 11 miles (18 km) northeast of Arras, at the junction of the D40 and the D48 roads. The A1 autoroute passes by only yards away.


Historical population of Izel-lès-Équerchin
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 778 800 835 795 817 779 885
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.Martin, rebuilt along with the rest of the village after World War I.

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