Villers-Sir-Simon

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Villers-Sir-Simon
The church of Villers-Sir-Simon
The church of Villers-Sir-Simon
Coat of arms of Villers-Sir-Simon
Coat of arms
Location of Villers-Sir-Simon
Villers-Sir-Simon is located in France
Villers-Sir-Simon
Villers-Sir-Simon
Villers-Sir-Simon is located in Hauts-de-France
Villers-Sir-Simon
Villers-Sir-Simon
Coordinates: 50°19′06″N 2°29′34″E / 50.3183°N 2.4928°E / 50.3183; 2.4928Coordinates: 50°19′06″N 2°29′34″E / 50.3183°N 2.4928°E / 50.3183; 2.4928
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonAvesnes-le-Comte
IntercommunalityCC Campagnes de l'Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Xavier Normand
Area
1
2.47 km2 (0.95 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
120
 • Density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62860 /62127
Elevation119–136 m (390–446 ft)
(avg. 128 m or 420 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Villers-Sir-Simon is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Geography[edit]

Villers-Sir-Simon is situated some 18 miles (29.0 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D77 and D54 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Villers-Sir-Simon
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population10512599114120121135
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 war memorial
  • Commemorative stone to the American aviators who died when their plane crashed nearby on 27 August 1943.
  • The church of St.Eloi, dating from the nineteenth century.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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