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Title: Riencourt-lès-Cagnicourt  
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Subject: Battle of Arras (1917), Arrondissement of Arras
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Coordinates: 50°12′00″N 2°57′31″E / 50.2°N 2.9586°E / 50.2; 2.9586Coordinates: 50°12′00″N 2°57′31″E / 50.2°N 2.9586°E / 50.2; 2.9586

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Vitry-en-Artois
Intercommunality Osartis
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Michel Barbier
 • Land1 4.73 km2 (1.83 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 269
 • Population2 density 57/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62709 / 62182
Elevation 75–102 m (246–335 ft)
(avg. 90 m or 300 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.

Riencourt-lès-Cagnicourt is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


Riencourt-lès-Cagnicourt lies 12 miles (19 km) southeast of Arras, at the junction of the D13 and D83 roads.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
251 279 270 267 255 279 269
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Vaast, rebuilt along with most of the village, after World War I.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Official website of Riencourt les Cagnicourt
  • Riencourt-lès-Cagnicourt on the Quid website (French)
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