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Ligny-sur-Canche

Ligny-Sur-Canche
Ligny-Sur-Canche
Ligny-Sur-Canche

Coordinates: 50°17′06″N 2°15′32″E / 50.285°N 2.2589°E / 50.285; 2.2589Coordinates: 50°17′06″N 2°15′32″E / 50.285°N 2.2589°E / 50.285; 2.2589

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Auxi-le-Château
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la Région de Frévent
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Delmotte
Area
 • Land1 7.17 km2 (2.77 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 203
 • Population2 density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62513 / 62270
Elevation 57–138 m (187–453 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

Ligny-Sur-Canche is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.

Geography

Ligny-sur-Canche is situated 25 miles (40 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D11 and the D941 roads, in the valley of the river Canche.

Population

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
209 229 219 187 197 205 203
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

See also

References

  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • The CWGC cemetery
  • Ligny-Sur-Canche on the Quid website (French)
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