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Subject: Arrondissement of Arras, Communauté de communes du Saint-Polois
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Coordinates: 50°24′06″N 2°26′45″E / 50.4017°N 2.4458°E / 50.4017; 2.4458Coordinates: 50°24′06″N 2°26′45″E / 50.4017°N 2.4458°E / 50.4017; 2.4458

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Aubigny-en-Artois
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Saint-Polois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Derache
 • Land1 6.9 km2 (2.7 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 413
 • Population2 density 60/km2 (160/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62580 / 62127
Elevation 111–162 m (364–531 ft)
(avg. 146 m or 479 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.

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


Monchy-Breton is situated 11 miles (18 km) northwest of Arras, at the junction of the D77 and the D86 roads.


Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
353 390 352 351 388 389 413
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates.

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Hilaire, dating from the fifteenth century.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Monchy-Breton on the Quid website (French)
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