Coordinates: 50°29′20″N 2°44′48″E / 50.4889°N 2.7467°E
Vermelles is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.
A ex-coalmining town, Vermelles is situated 6 miles (9.7 km) southeast of Béthune and 20 miles (32.2 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D39, D75 and D943 roads and by the banks of the river Surgeon.
Historical population of Vermelles
|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 Château de Vermelles, destroyed on the 30th December 1914
Twin town 
See also 
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