Oppy, Pas-de-Calais

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Oppy
Commune
The monument to the dead of Oppy
The monument to the dead of Oppy
Coat of arms of Oppy
Coat of arms
Oppy is located in France
Oppy
Oppy
Coordinates: 50°20′54″N 2°53′30″E / 50.3483°N 2.8917°E / 50.3483; 2.8917Coordinates: 50°20′54″N 2°53′30″E / 50.3483°N 2.8917°E / 50.3483; 2.8917
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Brebières
Intercommunality CC Osartis Marquion
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Xavier Platel
Area1 4.84 km2 (1.87 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 396
 • Density 82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62639 /62580
Elevation 49–72 m (161–236 ft)
(avg. 59 m or 194 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Oppy is situated 7 miles (11 km) northeast of Arras, at the junction of the D33, D48 and D50 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
266 278 292 282 329 358 396
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Nicholas, rebuilt along with the rest of the village, after World War I.
  • Traces of an old chateau.
  • Two war memorials

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