Vaudricourt, Pas-de-Calais

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Vaudricourt
The church of Vaudricourt
The church of Vaudricourt
Location of Vaudricourt
Vaudricourt is located in France
Vaudricourt
Vaudricourt
Vaudricourt is located in Hauts-de-France
Vaudricourt
Vaudricourt
Coordinates: 50°30′09″N 2°37′33″E / 50.5025°N 2.6258°E / 50.5025; 2.6258Coordinates: 50°30′09″N 2°37′33″E / 50.5025°N 2.6258°E / 50.5025; 2.6258
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonNœux-les-Mines
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Valet
Area
1
2.99 km2 (1.15 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
920
 • Density310/km2 (800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62836 /62131
Elevation29–52 m (95–171 ft)
(avg. 45 m or 148 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Vaudricourt is situated some 2 miles (3.2 km) south of Béthune and 25 miles (40.2 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D186 and D171 roads and by junction 6 of the A26 autoroute.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Vaudricourt, Pas-de-Calais
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population448454668897863867920
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 Notre-Dame, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The nineteenth-century chateau.
  • A war memorial.

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