Sainte-Catherine, Pas-de-Calais

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Sainte-Catherine
Commune
A view within Sainte-Catherine
A view within Sainte-Catherine
Coat of arms of Sainte-Catherine
Coat of arms
Sainte-Catherine is located in France
Sainte-Catherine
Sainte-Catherine
Coordinates: 50°18′28″N 2°45′50″E / 50.3078°N 2.7639°E / 50.3078; 2.7639Coordinates: 50°18′28″N 2°45′50″E / 50.3078°N 2.7639°E / 50.3078; 2.7639
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Arras-1
Intercommunality Communauté urbaine d'Arras
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Bouzigues
Area1 4.4 km2 (1.7 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 3,447
 • Density 780/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62744 /62223
Elevation 53–105 m (174–344 ft)
(avg. 57 m or 187 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.

Sainte-Catherine (also unofficially: Sainte-Catherine-lès-Arras) is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

Sainte-Catherine is a large suburb, just 1 mile (1.6 km) north of the centre of Arras, at the junction of the D264 and D63 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
1629 2105 2438 3203 3132 3017 3447
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Notable people[edit]

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Catherine, rebuilt, along with much of the commune, after World War I.

See also[edit]

Communes of the Pas-de-Calais department

References[edit]

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