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Coordinates: 50°21′31″N 2°29′34″E / 50.3586°N 2.4928°E / 50.3586; 2.4928Coordinates: 50°21′31″N 2°29′34″E / 50.3586°N 2.4928°E / 50.3586; 2.4928

Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Aubigny-en-Artois
Intercommunality Atrébatie
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilbert Dartois
 • Land1 10.68 km2 (4.12 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,061
 • Population2 density 99/km2 (260/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62820 / 62127
Elevation 107–148 m (351–486 ft)
(avg. 117 m or 384 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.

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


Tincques lies 15 miles (24.1 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the N39 and D77 roads.


Historical population of Tincques
Year 1962196819751982199019992006
Population 7117347367037388111061
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.Hilaire, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • A chateau and a farmhouse, both dating from the seventeenth century.

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Official Tincques website
  • Tincques on the Quid website (French)
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