Saint-Venant

Saint-Venant is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department (administrative division) in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Saint-Venant
A general view of Saint-Venant

Coat of arms
Location of Saint-Venant
Saint-Venant
Saint-Venant
Coordinates: 50°37′24″N 2°32′43″E
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonLillers
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
  Mayor (20082014) André Flajolet
Area
1
14.24 km2 (5.50 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,052
  Density210/km2 (560/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62770 /62350
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Geography

Saint-Venant is situated some 9 miles (14.5 km) northwest of Béthune and 26 miles (41.8 km) west of Lille, at the junction of the D186 and D916 roads and by the banks of the Lys River.

Population

Population history
1962196819751982199019992006
4029432839884127388732083367
Census count starting from 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest

See also

References


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