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Humières is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

Humières
Commune
The town hall of Humieres
The town hall of Humieres
Coat of arms of Humières
Coat of arms
Humières is located in France
Humières
Humières
Coordinates: 50°23′20″N 2°12′29″E / 50.3889°N 2.2081°E / 50.3889; 2.2081Coordinates: 50°23′20″N 2°12′29″E / 50.3889°N 2.2081°E / 50.3889; 2.2081
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Saint-Pol-sur-Ternoise
Intercommunality CC Ternois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Larousse
Area1 6.81 km2 (2.63 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 242
 • Density 36/km2 (92/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62468 /62130
Elevation 83–133 m (272–436 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.

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GeographyEdit

A farming village situated 28 miles (45 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the N39, D105 and the D98 roads.

PopulationEdit

Historical population of Humières
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 225 248 224 243 219 232 242
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interestEdit

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • The eighteenth-century chateau.

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