Oisy-le-Verger

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Oisy-le-Verger
The church of Oisy-le-Verger
The church of Oisy-le-Verger
Coat of arms of Oisy-le-Verger
Coat of arms
Location of Oisy-le-Verger
Oisy-le-Verger is located in France
Oisy-le-Verger
Oisy-le-Verger
Oisy-le-Verger is located in Hauts-de-France
Oisy-le-Verger
Oisy-le-Verger
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
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonBapaume
IntercommunalityCC Osartis Marquion
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Léger
Area
1
11.36 km2 (4.39 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,245
 • Density110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62638 /62860
Elevation32–77 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.

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

Geography[edit]

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[edit]

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

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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