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Church and chateau

Coat of arms

Coordinates: 50°18′24″N 2°36′41″E / 50.3067°N 2.6114°E / 50.3067; 2.6114Coordinates: 50°18′24″N 2°36′41″E / 50.3067°N 2.6114°E / 50.3067; 2.6114

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Beaumetz-lès-Loges
Intercommunality Val de Gy
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Accart
 • Land1 7.03 km2 (2.71 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 609
 • Population2 density 87/km2 (220/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62399 / 62123
Elevation 77–136 m (253–446 ft)
(avg. 94 m or 308 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.

Habarcq is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


A small farming village situated 8 miles (13 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D339 and the D7 roads.


Historical population of Habarcq
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 355376374391581609
From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The ruins of an old castle.
  • The chateau, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • The CWGC cemetery
  • Habarcq on the Quid website (French)
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