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The town hall of Noyelles-Godault
The town hall of Noyelles-Godault
Coat of arms of Noyelles-Godault
Coat of arms
Noyelles-Godault is located in France
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Noyelles-Godault is located in Hauts-de-France
Coordinates: 50°25′15″N 2°59′41″E / 50.4208°N 2.9947°E / 50.4208; 2.9947Coordinates: 50°25′15″N 2°59′41″E / 50.4208°N 2.9947°E / 50.4208; 2.9947
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Lens
Canton Hénin-Beaumont-2
Intercommunality CA Hénin-Carvin
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Urbaniak
Area1 5.45 km2 (2.10 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 5,153
 • Density 950/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 62624 /62950
Elevation 22–50 m (72–164 ft)
(avg. 35 m or 115 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.

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


Noyelles-Godault is a former coal mining town, nowadays a light industrial and commercial town, 10 miles (16 km) east of Lens, at the junction of the A21 autoroute and A1 autoroute.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2009
5478 5551 5050 5474 5655 5539 5257 5153
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Notable people[edit]

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, rebuilt along with most of the town, after the First World War.
  • One of the most important commercial zone of the region which surrounds the Auchan mall.

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