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Gouy-Servins

Gouy-Servins

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Gouy-Servins
Gouy-Servins

Coordinates: 50°24′14″N 2°39′02″E / 50.4039°N 2.6506°E / 50.4039; 2.6506Coordinates: 50°24′14″N 2°39′02″E / 50.4039°N 2.6506°E / 50.4039; 2.6506

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Lens
Canton Sains-en-Gohelle
Intercommunality Communaupole de Lens-Liévin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Lherbier
Area
 • Land1 3.32 km2 (1.28 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Population2 299
 • Population2 density 90/km2 (230/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62380 / 62530
Elevation 124–171 m (407–561 ft)
(avg. 160 m or 520 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.

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

Geography

A small farming village situated some 10 miles (16.1 km) west of Lens, at the junction of the D57 and the D75.

Population

Historical population of Gouy-Servins
Year 1962196819751982199019992004
Population 212239217242288297299
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.Roch, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • The war memorial and the CWGC graves.

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • The CWGC graves in the communal cemetery
  • Website of the Communaupole de Lens-Liévin (French)
  • Gouy-Servins on the Quid website (French)
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