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Gavrelle

Gavrelle

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Gavrelle
Gavrelle

Coordinates: 50°19′48″N 2°53′13″E / 50.33°N 2.8869°E / 50.33; 2.8869Coordinates: 50°19′48″N 2°53′13″E / 50.33°N 2.8869°E / 50.33; 2.8869

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Vimy
Intercommunality Communauté urbaine d'Arras
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Vincent Théry
Area
 • Land1 9.02 km2 (3.48 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 475
 • Population2 density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62369 / 62580
Elevation 49–97 m (161–318 ft)
(avg. 61 m or 200 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.

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

Geography

A farming village situated 6 miles (9.7 km) northeast of Arras, at the junction of the N50 and the D33 roads. The motorway junction of the A26 autoroute and the A1 autoroute is less than a mile away.

Population

Historical population of Gavrelle
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 385390394358430475
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

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Website of the commune of Gavrelle (French)
  • The CWGC burials in the communal graveyard
  • Gavrelle on the Quid website (French)
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