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Haucourt, Pas-de-Calais


Coordinates: 50°14′54″N 2°57′15″E / 50.2483°N 2.9542°E / 50.2483; 2.9542Coordinates: 50°14′54″N 2°57′15″E / 50.2483°N 2.9542°E / 50.2483; 2.9542

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Vitry-en-Artois
Intercommunality Osartis
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Dubus
 • Land1 6.06 km2 (2.34 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 240
 • Population2 density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62414 / 62156
Elevation 48–86 m (157–282 ft)
(avg. 50 m or 160 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.

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


A small farming village situated 12 miles (19 km) southeast of Arras, at the junction of the D939 and the D9 roads.


Historical population of Haucourt, Pas-de-Calais
Year 196219681975198219901999
Population 193197169196233240
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 Commonwealth War Graves Commission cemetery, which contains 97 known burials of the First World War, roughly 25 unknown burials and a memorial to 4 men who are believed to be buried in the cemetery.
  • The church of St.Michel, rebuilt, as was the entire village, after World War I.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • The CWGC website about the cemetery at Haucourt
  • Haucourt on the Quid website (French)
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