Maizières, Pas-de-Calais

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Dovecote and the church
Dovecote and the church
Coat of arms of Maizières
Coat of arms
Maizières is located in France
Coordinates: 50°19′28″N 2°26′55″E / 50.3244°N 2.4486°E / 50.3244; 2.4486Coordinates: 50°19′28″N 2°26′55″E / 50.3244°N 2.4486°E / 50.3244; 2.4486
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Avesnes-le-Comte
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de l'Atrébatie
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Raymond Lavigne
Area1 6.86 km2 (2.65 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 167
 • Density 24/km2 (63/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62542 /62127
Elevation 123–153 m (404–502 ft)
(avg. 145 m or 476 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.

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


Maizières is situated 16 miles (26 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D8, D81 and the D82 roads.


Historical population of Maizières, Pas-de-Calais
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 216 223 175 173 177 177 167
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.Leger, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • An old dovecote.

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