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Coordinates: 50°10′57″N 2°54′39″E / 50.1825°N 2.9108°E / 50.1825; 2.9108Coordinates: 50°10′57″N 2°54′39″E / 50.1825°N 2.9108°E / 50.1825; 2.9108

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Croisilles
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Sud Arrageois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Ledieu
 • Land1 8.43 km2 (3.25 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 429
 • Population2 density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62285 / 62128
Elevation 84–117 m (276–384 ft)
(avg. 97 m or 318 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.

Écoust-Saint-Mein is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais département in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


A farming village situated 10 miles (16.1 km) southeast of Arras at the junction of the D956 and D5 roads.


Historical population of Écoust-Saint-Mein
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 460466453468443429
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.Mein, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • Traces of an old castle.
  • World War I cemeteries.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • The CWGC British cemetery
  • The CWGC Military cemetery
  • The H.A.C cemetery
  • Écoust-Saint-Mein on the Quid website (French)
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