Richebourg, Pas-de-Calais

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Richebourg
The town hall of Richebourg
The town hall of Richebourg
Coat of arms of Richebourg
Coat of arms
Location of Richebourg
Richebourg is located in France
Richebourg
Richebourg
Richebourg is located in Hauts-de-France
Richebourg
Richebourg
Coordinates: 50°34′47″N 2°44′25″E / 50.5797°N 2.7403°E / 50.5797; 2.7403Coordinates: 50°34′47″N 2°44′25″E / 50.5797°N 2.7403°E / 50.5797; 2.7403
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonBeuvry
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Delahaye
Area
1
17.31 km2 (6.68 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,659
 • Density150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62706 /62136
Elevation16–20 m (52–66 ft)
(avg. 19 m or 62 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Richebourg is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in northern France. It was formed on 21 February 1971 by merging Richebourg-Saint-Vaast and Richebourg-l'Avoué.[2] In 1916 it was the site of the Battle of the Boar's Head.

Bordering communes[edit]

Population[edit]

Population history (Source : INSEE[3])
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Richebourg-l'Avoué 1625 1631 1619 2006 2463 2484 2476
Richebourg-Saint-Vaast 1107
Starting in 1990: Population without duplicates

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Code officiel géographique, INSEE. ‹See Tfd›(in French)
  3. ^ INSEE