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Coordinates: 50°14′54″N 2°52′18″E / 50.2483°N 2.8717°E / 50.2483; 2.8717Coordinates: 50°14′54″N 2°52′18″E / 50.2483°N 2.8717°E / 50.2483; 2.8717

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Croisilles
Intercommunality Arras
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Montagne
 • Land1 8.9 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 609
 • Population2 density 68/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62873 / 62128
Elevation 56–101 m (184–331 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.

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


Wancourt is situated some 5 miles (8.0 km) southeast of Arras, at the junction of the D33 and the D34E roads. The A1 autoroute passes by just yards from the commune.


Historical population of Wancourt
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 383399420431547587609
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


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • The CWGC cemetery at Wancourt
  • The CWGC Guémappe cemetery
  • Feuchy CWGC cemetery
  • Wancourt on the Quid website (French)
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