Lapugnoy

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Lapugnoy
Commune
A general view of Lapugnoy
A general view of Lapugnoy
Coat of arms of Lapugnoy
Coat of arms
Lapugnoy is located in France
Lapugnoy
Lapugnoy
Coordinates: 50°31′02″N 2°32′28″E / 50.5172°N 2.5411°E / 50.5172; 2.5411Coordinates: 50°31′02″N 2°32′28″E / 50.5172°N 2.5411°E / 50.5172; 2.5411
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Béthune
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération de l'Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Delannoy
Area1 8.61 km2 (3.32 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 3,323
 • Density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62489 /62122
Elevation 24–93 m (79–305 ft)
(avg. 37 m or 121 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming and forestry town, situated some 5 miles (8.0 km) west of Béthune and 33 miles (53.1 km) southwest of Lille, on the D70 road, by the banks of the Clarence River and traversed by the A26 autoroute..

Population[edit]

Historical population of Lapugnoy
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 2519 2645 3259 3375 3426 3310 3323
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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