Vendin-le-Vieil is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.
An ex-coalmining area, once boasting 2 pits, now a farming and light industrial town, Vending-le-Vieil lies 4 miles (6.4 km) northeast of Lens, at the junction of the D38e and the D164e roads.
Historical population of Vendin-le-Vieil
|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
- The church of St.Leger, rebuilt along with the rest of the town, after World War I.
- The modern church of St.Auguste.