Beaucamps-Ligny

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Beaucamps-Ligny
Beaucamps-Ligny is located in France
Beaucamps-Ligny
Beaucamps-Ligny
Coordinates: 50°36′19″N 2°55′03″E / 50.6053°N 2.9175°E / 50.6053; 2.9175Coordinates: 50°36′19″N 2°55′03″E / 50.6053°N 2.9175°E / 50.6053; 2.9175
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Lomme
Intercommunality Lille Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Frédéric Motte
Area
 • Land1 5.04 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 895
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59056 / 59134

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.

Beaucamps-Ligny is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. It was formed by the merger of Beaucamps and Ligny-en-Weppes in 1927.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 770 —    
1800 671 −12.9%
1806 715 +6.6%
1821 711 −0.6%
1831 754 +6.0%
1836 766 +1.6%
1841 778 +1.6%
1846 750 −3.6%
1851 762 +1.6%
1856 883 +15.9%
1861 964 +9.2%
1866 1,015 +5.3%
1872 1,010 −0.5%
1876 1,121 +11.0%
1881 1,141 +1.8%
1886 1,225 +7.4%
1891 1,165 −4.9%
1896 1,144 −1.8%
1901 1,052 −8.0%
1906 680 −35.4%
1911 658 −3.2%
1921 430 −34.7%
1926 526 +22.3%
1931 946 +79.8%
1936 992 +4.9%
1946 864 −12.9%
1954 990 +14.6%
1962 666 −32.7%
1968 697 +4.7%
1975 676 −3.0%
1982 699 +3.4%
1990 857 +22.6%
1999 914 +6.7%
2006 912 −0.2%
2009 895 −1.9%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Beaucamps-Ligny
The arms of Beaucamps-Ligny are blazoned :

Vert, a fess ermine. (Oignies, Beaucamps-Ligny, Estrées, Gruson and Wicres use the same arms.)



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