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Avesnes

Avesnes
Coat of arms of Avesnes
Coat of arms
Avesnes is located in France
Avesnes
Avesnes
Coordinates:
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Montreuil-sur-Mer
Canton Hucqueliers
Intercommunality Canton of Hucqueliers et environs
Government
 • Mayor Guy Randoux
Area1 3 km2 (1 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 33
 • Density 11/km2 (28/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62062 / 62650
Elevation 126–187 m (413–614 ft)
(avg. 141 m or 463 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.

Avesnes is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in northern France.

Geography

The commune is a very small village situated some 12 miles(19 km) northeast of Montreuil-sur-Mer, on the D 129 E 1.

Population

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