Wanquetin

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Wanquetin
Commune
The town hall of Wanquetin
The town hall of Wanquetin
Wanquetin is located in France
Wanquetin
Wanquetin
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Wanquetin is located in Hauts-de-France
Wanquetin
Wanquetin
Coordinates: 50°16′36″N 2°36′57″E / 50.2767°N 2.6158°E / 50.2767; 2.6158Coordinates: 50°16′36″N 2°36′57″E / 50.2767°N 2.6158°E / 50.2767; 2.6158
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Avesnes-le-Comte
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Campagnes de l'Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Albert Hapka
Area1 10.18 km2 (3.93 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 722
 • Density 71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62874 /62123
Elevation 82–141 m (269–463 ft)
(avg. 91 m or 299 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Wanquetin is situated some 7.5 miles (12.1 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D59 and the D7 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Wanquetin
Year19621968197519821990199920062014
Population540560602642682639695722
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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