Beaumetz-lès-Cambrai

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Beaumetz-lès-Cambrai
Beaumetz-lès-Cambrai is located in France
Beaumetz-lès-Cambrai
Beaumetz-lès-Cambrai
Coordinates: 50°07′21″N 2°59′05″E / 50.1225°N 2.9847°E / 50.1225; 2.9847Coordinates: 50°07′21″N 2°59′05″E / 50.1225°N 2.9847°E / 50.1225; 2.9847
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Bertincourt
Intercommunality Canton of Bertincourt
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Gorguet
Area1 9.91 km2 (3.83 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 561
 • Density 57/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62096 / 62124
Elevation 79–123 m (259–404 ft)
(avg. 121 m or 397 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.

Beaumetz-lès-Cambrai is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village located 18 miles (29 km) southeast of Arras on the D18E road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 550 —    
1968 566 +2.9%
1975 536 −5.3%
1982 482 −10.1%
1990 516 +7.1%
1999 541 +4.8%
2009 561 +3.7%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Géri, rebuilt, like most of the village, after 1918.
  • Vestiges of an old castle.
  • Two World War I cemeteries.

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