Lespesses

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Lespesses
The town hall of Lespesses
The town hall of Lespesses
Coat of arms of Lespesses
Coat of arms
Location of Lespesses
Lespesses is located in France
Lespesses
Lespesses
Lespesses is located in Hauts-de-France
Lespesses
Lespesses
Coordinates: 50°33′48″N 2°25′30″E / 50.5633°N 2.425°E / 50.5633; 2.425Coordinates: 50°33′48″N 2°25′30″E / 50.5633°N 2.425°E / 50.5633; 2.425
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonLillers
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Dupont
Area
1
3.09 km2 (1.19 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
408
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62500 /62190
Elevation33–84 m (108–276 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village, situated some 10 miles (16.1 km) northwest of Béthune and 33 miles (53.1 km) west of Lille, on the D185 and D185e1, by the banks of the Nave River. The commune is separated into two parts by the A26 autoroute.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
375 381 337 340 415 401 424
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the sixteenth century.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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