Simencourt

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Simencourt
The main road of Simencourt
The main road of Simencourt
Coat of arms of Simencourt
Coat of arms
Location of Simencourt
Simencourt is located in France
Simencourt
Simencourt
Simencourt is located in Hauts-de-France
Simencourt
Simencourt
Coordinates: 50°15′32″N 2°38′38″E / 50.2589°N 2.6439°E / 50.2589; 2.6439Coordinates: 50°15′32″N 2°38′38″E / 50.2589°N 2.6439°E / 50.2589; 2.6439
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonAvesnes-le-Comte
IntercommunalityCC Campagnes de l'Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Donat Tabary
Area
1
5.06 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
573
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62796 /62123
Elevation91–140 m (299–459 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Simencourt lies 7 miles (11.3 km) southwest of Arras, at the junction of the D7 and D67 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
349 360 361 413 523 534 557
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • An eighteenth-century manor house.
  • The church of St. Médard, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • Scene of fighting in 1918 by 9th Battalion (North Irish Horse) Royal Irish Fusiliers.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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