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The church of Sars-le-Bois
The church of Sars-le-Bois
Coat of arms of Sars-le-Bois
Coat of arms
Sars-le-Bois is located in France
Coordinates: 50°17′45″N 2°25′46″E / 50.2958°N 2.4294°E / 50.2958; 2.4294Coordinates: 50°17′45″N 2°25′46″E / 50.2958°N 2.4294°E / 50.2958; 2.4294
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Avesnes-le-Comte
Intercommunality CC Campagnes de l'Artois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Albert Locquet
Area1 2.39 km2 (0.92 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 66
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62778 /62810
Elevation 95–141 m (312–463 ft)
(avg. 136 m or 446 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.

Sars-le-Bois is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.


Sars-le-Bois lies on the banks of the river Canche, some 16 miles (25.7 km) west of Arras, on the D79E road.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
92 86 69 66 62 66 70
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Nicholas, dating from the eighteenth century.

See also[edit]

Communes of the Pas-de-Calais department


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