Beaudignies

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Beaudignies
Beaudignies.jpg
Coat of arms of Beaudignies
Coat of arms
Beaudignies is located in France
Beaudignies
Beaudignies
Coordinates: 50°14′15″N 3°35′37″E / 50.2375°N 3.5936°E / 50.2375; 3.5936Coordinates: 50°14′15″N 3°35′37″E / 50.2375°N 3.5936°E / 50.2375; 3.5936
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Le Quesnoy-Est
Intercommunality Quercitain
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014]) Raymonde Dramez
Area
 • Land1 7.92 km2 (3.06 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 573
 • Population2 density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59057 / 59530
Elevation 65–131 m (213–430 ft)
(avg. 99 m or 325 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 586 —    
1800 434 −25.9%
1806 479 +10.4%
1821 818 +70.8%
1831 921 +12.6%
1836 996 +8.1%
1841 1,073 +7.7%
1846 1,065 −0.7%
1851 1,151 +8.1%
1856 1,208 +5.0%
1861 1,235 +2.2%
1866 1,177 −4.7%
1872 1,213 +3.1%
1876 1,172 −3.4%
1881 1,215 +3.7%
1886 1,211 −0.3%
1891 1,241 +2.5%
1896 1,208 −2.7%
1901 1,150 −4.8%
1906 1,133 −1.5%
1911 1,029 −9.2%
1921 852 −17.2%
1926 805 −5.5%
1931 785 −2.5%
1936 702 −10.6%
1946 696 −0.9%
1954 667 −4.2%
1962 603 −9.6%
1968 597 −1.0%
1975 527 −11.7%
1982 543 +3.0%
1990 523 −3.7%
1999 537 +2.7%
2006 573 +6.7%
2009 573 +0.0%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Beaudignies

The arms of Beaudignies are blazoned :
Gules, a crescent between 8 billets in orle, all argent.




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