Lambres

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Lambres
The town hall of Lambres
The town hall of Lambres
Coat of arms of Lambres
Coat of arms
Location of Lambres
Lambres is located in France
Lambres
Lambres
Lambres is located in Hauts-de-France
Lambres
Lambres
Coordinates: 50°37′03″N 2°23′51″E / 50.6175°N 2.3975°E / 50.6175; 2.3975Coordinates: 50°37′03″N 2°23′51″E / 50.6175°N 2.3975°E / 50.6175; 2.3975
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonAire-sur-la-Lys
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Serge Tirloir
Area
1
4.37 km2 (1.69 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,072
 • Density250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62486 /62120
Elevation18–49 m (59–161 ft)
(avg. 25 m or 82 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village, situated some 10 miles (16.1 km) northwest of Béthune and 30 miles (48.3 km) west of Lille at the junction of the D90 and the N43.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Lambres
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population816884892101310429371038
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]

  • An eighteenth-century farmhouse.
  • The church of St. Lambert, dating from the sixteenth century.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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