Lorgies

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Lorgies
The centre of Lorgies
The centre of Lorgies
Coat of arms of Lorgies
Coat of arms
Location of Lorgies
Lorgies is located in France
Lorgies
Lorgies
Lorgies is located in Hauts-de-France
Lorgies
Lorgies
Coordinates: 50°34′08″N 2°47′29″E / 50.5689°N 2.7914°E / 50.5689; 2.7914Coordinates: 50°34′08″N 2°47′29″E / 50.5689°N 2.7914°E / 50.5689; 2.7914
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonDouvrin
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Anne-Marie Lefebvre
Area
1
6.84 km2 (2.64 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,603
 • Density230/km2 (610/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62529 /62840
Elevation19–26 m (62–85 ft)
(avg. 21 m or 69 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Lorgies is situated some 12 miles (19.3 km) northeast of Béthune and 13 miles (20.9 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D168 and D72 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
834 858 853 922 1142 1174 1499
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Mathieu, rebuilt in 1931.
  • Le Bourg chapel.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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