Sombrin

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Sombrin
Commune
The monument to the dead and church of Sombrin
The monument to the dead and church of Sombrin
Coat of arms of Sombrin
Coat of arms
Sombrin is located in France
Sombrin
Sombrin
Coordinates: 50°14′26″N 2°30′06″E / 50.2406°N 2.5017°E / 50.2406; 2.5017Coordinates: 50°14′26″N 2°30′06″E / 50.2406°N 2.5017°E / 50.2406; 2.5017
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Avesnes-le-Comte
Intercommunality Deux Sources
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Henri Cuvillier
Area1 6.61 km2 (2.55 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 244
 • Density 37/km2 (96/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62798 /62810
Elevation 135–172 m (443–564 ft)
(avg. 159 m or 522 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Sombrin lies 14 miles (22.5 km) southwest of Arras, at the junction of the D59, D80 and D79 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
216 222 204 220 227 235 244
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • Ruins of a sixteenth-century chateau.
  • The church of St. Vaast, also dating from the sixteenth century.

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