Labeuvrière

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Labeuvrière
A general view of Labeuvrière
A general view of Labeuvrière
Coat of arms of Labeuvrière
Coat of arms
Location of Labeuvrière
Labeuvrière is located in France
Labeuvrière
Labeuvrière
Labeuvrière is located in Hauts-de-France
Labeuvrière
Labeuvrière
Coordinates: 50°31′15″N 2°33′50″E / 50.5208°N 2.5639°E / 50.5208; 2.5639Coordinates: 50°31′15″N 2°33′50″E / 50.5208°N 2.5639°E / 50.5208; 2.5639
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonBéthune
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Leroy
Area
1
6.11 km2 (2.36 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,679
 • Density270/km2 (710/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62479 /62122
Elevation23–75 m (75–246 ft)
(avg. 36 m or 118 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A large farming and light industrial village, situated some 4 miles (6.4 km) west of Béthune and 20 miles (32.2 km) southwest of Lille on the D181e5, traversed by the A26 autoroute.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Labeuvrière
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population1857195317021714170217101671
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. Christine, rebuilt, along with the rest of the village, after World War I.
  • The ancient priory (fr: prévoté) of the abbey of St.Vaast, now the mairie.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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