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Coordinates: 50°18′11″N 2°24′42″E / 50.3031°N 2.4117°E / 50.3031; 2.4117Coordinates: 50°18′11″N 2°24′42″E / 50.3031°N 2.4117°E / 50.3031; 2.4117

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Avesnes-le-Comte
Intercommunality Deux Sources
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marc Degrendele
 • Land1 4.57 km2 (1.76 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 107
 • Population2 density 23/km2 (61/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62537 / 62270
Elevation 100–144 m (328–472 ft)
(avg. 133 m or 436 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.

Magnicourt-sur-Canche is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


Magnicourt-sur-Canche is situated 18 miles (29 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D54 and the D82E roads, by the banks of the river Canche.


Historical population of Magnicourt-sur-Canche
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 99140100807999107
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.Vaast, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The seventeenth century manor house,

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Magnicourt-sur-Canche on the Quid website (French)
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