Noyelles-lès-Vermelles

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Noyelles-lès-Vermelles
Commune
The town hall of Noyelles-lès-Vermelles
The town hall of Noyelles-lès-Vermelles
Coat of arms of Noyelles-lès-Vermelles
Coat of arms
Noyelles-lès-Vermelles is located in France
Noyelles-lès-Vermelles
Noyelles-lès-Vermelles
Coordinates: 50°29′24″N 2°43′36″E / 50.49°N 2.7267°E / 50.49; 2.7267Coordinates: 50°29′24″N 2°43′36″E / 50.49°N 2.7267°E / 50.49; 2.7267
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Douvrin
Intercommunality Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Léon Copin
Area1 2.53 km2 (0.98 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,070
 • Density 820/km2 (2,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62626 /62980
Elevation 22–37 m (72–121 ft)
(avg. 32 m or 105 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-lès-Vermelles is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

Noyelles-lès-Vermelles is situated about 5 miles (8.0 km) southeast of Béthune and 26 miles (41.8 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D943 and D166 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2009
1119 1158 1084 1415 1851 1939 2070 2188
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Vaast, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • Traces of the motte of the château de Beaulieu.
  • The war memorial.

Twin towns[edit]

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