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Fontaine-lès-Croisilles

Fontaine-lès-Croisilles

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Fontaine-lès-Croisilles
Fontaine-lès-Croisilles

Coordinates: 50°13′10″N 2°54′34″E / 50.2194°N 2.9094°E / 50.2194; 2.9094Coordinates: 50°13′10″N 2°54′34″E / 50.2194°N 2.9094°E / 50.2194; 2.9094

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Croisilles
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Sud Arrageois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Danièle Tabary
Area
 • Land1 6.26 km2 (2.42 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 257
 • Population2 density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62343 / 62128
Elevation 57–98 m (187–322 ft)
(avg. 63 m or 207 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.

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

Geography

A farming village situated 9 miles (14.5 km) southeast of Arras, at the junction of the D9 and the C2 road.

Population

Historical population of Fontaine-lès-Croisilles
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 215235222228238257
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.Maurice, rebuilt, as was all the village, after World War I.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Fontaine-lès-Croisilles on the Quid website (French)
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