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Title: Sailly-au-Bois  
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Subject: Canton of Pas-en-Artois, Arrondissement of Arras
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Coordinates: 50°07′17″N 2°35′46″E / 50.1214°N 2.5961°E / 50.1214; 2.5961Coordinates: 50°07′17″N 2°35′46″E / 50.1214°N 2.5961°E / 50.1214; 2.5961

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Pas-en-Artois
Intercommunality Deux Sources
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Pinson
 • Land1 9.28 km2 (3.58 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 270
 • Population2 density 29/km2 (75/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62733 / 62111
Elevation 113–156 m (371–512 ft)
(avg. 128 m or 420 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.

Sailly-au-Bois is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.


Sailly-au-Bois lies about 18 miles (29 km) south of Arras, at the junction of the D3 and D23 roads.


Historical population of Sailly-au-Bois
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 307334316293302265270
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 military cemetery
  • Sailly-au-Bois on the Quid website (French)
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