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The church of Oisy-le-Verger
The church of Oisy-le-Verger
Coat of arms of Oisy-le-Verger
Coat of arms
Oisy-le-Verger is located in France
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Oisy-le-Verger is located in Hauts-de-France
Coordinates: 50°15′03″N 3°07′29″E / 50.2508°N 3.1247°E / 50.2508; 3.1247Coordinates: 50°15′03″N 3°07′29″E / 50.2508°N 3.1247°E / 50.2508; 3.1247
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Bapaume
Intercommunality CC Osartis Marquion
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Léger
Area1 11.36 km2 (4.39 sq mi)
Population (2206)2 1,297
 • Density 110/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 62638 /62860
Elevation 32–77 m (105–253 ft)
(avg. 78 m or 256 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.

Oisy-le-Verger is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.


Oisy-le-Verger is a farming village situated 15 miles (24 km) east of Arras, at the junction of the D21 and D14 roads.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
1303 1328 1310 1278 1301 1260 1297
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Didier, dating from the twentieth century.
  • Traces of an old castle and watermill.
  • Remains of the Cistercian abbey founded in 1227.
  • A pre-Roman menhir.
  • The museum, housed in the mairie (town hall).
Town hall of Oisy-le-Verger

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