Bazuel

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Bazuel
Bazuel village.jpg
Bazuel is located in France
Bazuel
Bazuel
Coordinates: 50°05′30″N 3°35′21″E / 50.0917°N 3.5892°E / 50.0917; 3.5892Coordinates: 50°05′30″N 3°35′21″E / 50.0917°N 3.5892°E / 50.0917; 3.5892
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Le Cateau-Cambrésis
Intercommunality Caudrésis–Catésis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Félix Macarez
Area
 • Land1 11.81 km2 (4.56 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 578
 • Population2 density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59055 / 59360
Elevation 112–158 m (367–518 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.

Bazuel is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

It is 4 km (2.5 mi) southeast of Le Cateau-Cambrésis, and 25 km (16 mi) southeast of Cambrai.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 550 —    
1800 703 +27.8%
1806 848 +20.6%
1821 959 +13.1%
1831 1,112 +16.0%
1836 1,167 +4.9%
1841 1,216 +4.2%
1846 1,243 +2.2%
1851 1,299 +4.5%
1856 1,239 −4.6%
1861 1,256 +1.4%
1866 1,288 +2.5%
1872 1,245 −3.3%
1876 1,153 −7.4%
1881 1,056 −8.4%
1886 1,026 −2.8%
1891 966 −5.8%
1896 931 −3.6%
1901 940 +1.0%
1906 941 +0.1%
1911 881 −6.4%
1921 689 −21.8%
1926 753 +9.3%
1931 770 +2.3%
1936 710 −7.8%
1946 713 +0.4%
1954 762 +6.9%
1962 788 +3.4%
1968 801 +1.6%
1975 795 −0.7%
1982 726 −8.7%
1990 674 −7.2%
1999 571 −15.3%
2006 602 +5.4%
2009 578 −4.0%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Basuel
The arms of Bazuel are blazoned :

Gules, a rose slipped and leaved argent. (Bazuel, Maretz and Saint-Benin use the same arms.)



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