Penin

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Penin
The chateau of Penin
The chateau of Penin
Coat of arms of Penin
Coat of arms
Location of Penin
Penin is located in France
Penin
Penin
Penin is located in Hauts-de-France
Penin
Penin
Coordinates: 50°19′41″N 2°29′07″E / 50.3281°N 2.4853°E / 50.3281; 2.4853Coordinates: 50°19′41″N 2°29′07″E / 50.3281°N 2.4853°E / 50.3281; 2.4853
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonAvesnes-le-Comte
IntercommunalityCC Campagnes de l'Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Lavigne
Area
1
9.14 km2 (3.53 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
478
 • Density52/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62651 /62127
Elevation108–151 m (354–495 ft)
(avg. 133 m or 436 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Penin is situated 14 miles (23 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D77 and D82 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
321 346 330 333 330 356 404
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The sixteenth-century chateau.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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