Sapignies

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Sapignies
Sapignies is located in France
Sapignies
Sapignies
Coordinates: 50°08′05″N 2°50′09″E / 50.1347°N 2.8358°E / 50.1347; 2.8358Coordinates: 50°08′05″N 2°50′09″E / 50.1347°N 2.8358°E / 50.1347; 2.8358
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Bapaume
Intercommunality Région de Bapaume]
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Nadine Caron
Area1 3.33 km2 (1.29 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 205
 • Density 62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62776 /62121
Elevation 100–123 m (328–404 ft)
(avg. 121 m or 397 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Sapignies lies 14 miles (22.5 km) south of Arras, at the junction of the D31E and N17 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
131 147 140 113 137 140 205
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Pierre, rebuilt, along with most of the commune, after World War I.
  • The German military cemetery.

See also[edit]

Communes of the Pas-de-Calais department

References[edit]

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