Souastre

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Souastre
The church of Souastre
The church of Souastre
Coat of arms of Souastre
Coat of arms
Location of Souastre
Souastre is located in France
Souastre
Souastre
Souastre is located in Hauts-de-France
Souastre
Souastre
Coordinates: 50°09′11″N 2°33′54″E / 50.1531°N 2.565°E / 50.1531; 2.565Coordinates: 50°09′11″N 2°33′54″E / 50.1531°N 2.565°E / 50.1531; 2.565
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonAvesnes-le-Comte
IntercommunalityCC Sud-Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Prévost
Area
1
7.24 km2 (2.80 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
378
 • Density52/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62800 /62111
Elevation119–165 m (390–541 ft)
(avg. 139 m or 456 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Souastre lies 15 miles (24.1 km) southwest of Arras, at the junction of the D2, D6 and D23 roads.

Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
403 442 434 368 352 324 337
Census count starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • Ruins of a watermill.
  • The church of St.Vaast, dating from the seventeenth century.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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