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Coat of arms of Magnicourt-sur-Canche
Coat of arms
Magnicourt-sur-Canche is located in France
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Magnicourt-sur-Canche is located in Hauts-de-France
Coordinates: 50°18′11″N 2°24′42″E / 50.3031°N 2.4117°E / 50.3031; 2.4117Coordinates: 50°18′11″N 2°24′42″E / 50.3031°N 2.4117°E / 50.3031; 2.4117
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Avesnes-le-Comte
Intercommunality CC Campagnes de l'Artois
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marc Degrendele
Area1 4.57 km2 (1.76 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 107
 • Density 23/km2 (61/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 62537 /62270
Elevation 100–144 m (328–472 ft)
(avg. 133 m or 436 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.

Magnicourt-sur-Canche is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.


Magnicourt-sur-Canche is situated 18 miles (29 km) west of Arras, at the junction of the D54 and the D82E roads, by the banks of the river Canche.


Historical population of Magnicourt-sur-Canche
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 99 140 100 80 79 99 107
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest

  • The church of St.Vaast, dating from the eighteenth century.
  • The seventeenth century manor house,

See also


  • INSEE commune file

External links

  • Magnicourt-sur-Canche on the Quid website (in French)

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