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Allouagne

Allouagne

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Allouagne
Allouagne

Coordinates: 50°31′52″N 2°30′32″E / 50.5311°N 2.5089°E / 50.5311; 2.5089Coordinates: 50°31′52″N 2°30′32″E / 50.5311°N 2.5089°E / 50.5311; 2.5089

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Béthune-Sud
Intercommunality Artois-Lys
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Rouge
Area
 • Land1 7.81 km2 (3.02 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 3,095
 • Population2 density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62023 / 62157
Elevation 20–100 m (66–328 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

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

Geography

A large farming village situated some 6 miles (9.7 km) west of Béthune and 30 miles (48.3 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D188 and the D183 roads. The town is bypassed by the A26 autoroute to the north.

Population

Sights

  • Two manorhouses, dating from the 16th and 17th century.
  • The church of Saint-Leger, dating from the twentieth century.

International relations

Allouagne is twinned with:

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Allouagne on the Quid website (French)
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