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Subject: Arrondissement of Béthune, Mick Mannock, Communauté de communes Artois-Lys
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Coordinates: 50°35′48″N 2°33′51″E / 50.5967°N 2.5642°E / 50.5967; 2.5642Coordinates: 50°35′48″N 2°33′51″E / 50.5967°N 2.5642°E / 50.5967; 2.5642

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Béthune
Canton Lillers
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Artois-Lys
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Hervé Deroubaix
 • Land1 10.56 km2 (4.08 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,188
 • Population2 density 110/km2 (290/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62713 / 62350
Elevation 16–20 m (52–66 ft)
(avg. 19 m or 62 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.

Robecq is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France found at the junction of the D937, the D69 and the D94 roads


Robecq is situated about 7 miles (11.3 km) northwest of Béthune and 31 miles (49.9 km) southwest of Lille. The Canal d’Aire, the Clarence River and the Busnes river all flow through the commune.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
1090 1109 1006 1037 1063 1062 1151
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • The CWGC graves in the churchyard
  • Robecq on the Quid website (French)
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