Avesnes-le-Comte

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Avesnes-le-Comte
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Coat of arms of Avesnes-le-Comte
Coat of arms
Avesnes-le-Comte is located in France
Avesnes-le-Comte
Avesnes-le-Comte
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Avesnes-le-Comte is located in Hauts-de-France
Avesnes-le-Comte
Avesnes-le-Comte
Coordinates: 50°16′39″N 2°31′46″E / 50.2775°N 2.5294°E / 50.2775; 2.5294Coordinates: 50°16′39″N 2°31′46″E / 50.2775°N 2.5294°E / 50.2775; 2.5294
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonAvesnes-le-Comte
IntercommunalityAtrébatie
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Picque
Area19.38 km2 (3.62 sq mi)
Population (1999)21,983
 • Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Time zoneCET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST)CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code62063 /62810
Elevation99–154 m (325–505 ft)
(avg. 152 m or 499 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.

Avesnes-le-Comte is a commune. It is found in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in the Pas-de-Calais department in the north of France.