Valhuon

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Valhuon
Valhuon is located in France
Valhuon
Valhuon
Coordinates: 50°26′05″N 2°22′41″E / 50.4347°N 2.3781°E / 50.4347; 2.3781Coordinates: 50°26′05″N 2°22′41″E / 50.4347°N 2.3781°E / 50.4347; 2.3781
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Heuchin
Intercommunality Pernois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Grut
Area1 9.17 km2 (3.54 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 541
 • Density 59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62835 /62550
Elevation 118–167 m (387–548 ft)
(avg. 145 m or 476 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Valhoun lies 26 miles (41.8 km) northwest of Arras, at the junction of the D77 and D916 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Valhuon
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 462 529 513 545 535 469 541
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Omer, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The sixteenth-century chateau.
  • A windmill built in the 18th century.

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