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Coordinates: 50°28′36″N 2°35′06″E / 50.4767°N 2.585°E / 50.4767; 2.585Coordinates: 50°28′36″N 2°35′06″E / 50.4767°N 2.585°E / 50.4767; 2.585

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Barlin
Intercommunality Artois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Foucault
 • Land1 4.46 km2 (1.72 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 5,007
 • Population2 density 1,100/km2 (2,900/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62400 / 62940
Elevation 39–93 m (128–305 ft)
(avg. 70 m or 230 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.

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


A former coal-mining town, now a light industrial and farming commune, situated some 6 miles (9.7 km) south of Béthune and 32 miles (51.5 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D188 and the D86 roads.


Historical population of Haillicourt
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 608060895517537051515007
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

  • Farmhouses and a dovecote dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The church of Notre-Dame, dating from the sixteenth century.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Haillicourt on the Quid website (French)
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