Armbouts-Cappel

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Armbouts-Cappel
Armboutskappel
Coat of arms of Armbouts-Cappel
Coat of arms
Armbouts-Cappel is located in France
Armbouts-Cappel
Armbouts-Cappel
Coordinates: 50°58′42″N 2°21′15″E / 50.9783°N 2.3542°E / 50.9783; 2.3542Coordinates: 50°58′42″N 2°21′15″E / 50.9783°N 2.3542°E / 50.9783; 2.3542
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Dunkerque
Canton Bergues
Intercommunality Dunkerque grand littoral
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Darcourt
Area
 • Land1 10.15 km2 (3.92 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 2,468
 • Population2 density 240/km2 (630/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59016 / 59380
Elevation 0–6 m (0–20 ft)
(avg. 2 m or 6.6 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.

Armbouts-Cappel (from Dutch: Armboutskappel) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

It is a few kilometers south of Dunkirk.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 404 —    
1800 453 +12.1%
1806 469 +3.5%
1821 540 +15.1%
1831 613 +13.5%
1836 696 +13.5%
1841 798 +14.7%
1846 833 +4.4%
1851 850 +2.0%
1856 864 +1.6%
1861 922 +6.7%
1866 1,005 +9.0%
1872 1,052 +4.7%
1876 1,100 +4.6%
1881 1,159 +5.4%
1886 1,162 +0.3%
1891 1,146 −1.4%
1896 1,227 +7.1%
1901 1,164 −5.1%
1906 1,206 +3.6%
1911 1,206 +0.0%
1921 1,159 −3.9%
1926 1,153 −0.5%
1931 1,137 −1.4%
1936 1,092 −4.0%
1946 828 −24.2%
1954 1,033 +24.8%
1962 1,049 +1.5%
1968 1,048 −0.1%
1975 1,178 +12.4%
1982 2,562 +117.5%
1990 2,656 +3.7%
1999 2,674 +0.7%
2006 2,458 −8.1%
2009 2,468 +0.4%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Armbouts-Cappel
The arms of Armbouts-Cappel are blazoned :
Ermine, a chevron sable.



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