Beaumont-Hague

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Beaumont-Hague
Rue Jallot
Rue Jallot
Coat of arms of Beaumont-Hague
Coat of arms
Beaumont-Hague is located in France
Beaumont-Hague
Beaumont-Hague
Coordinates: 49°39′52″N 1°50′08″W / 49.6644°N 1.8356°W / 49.6644; -1.8356Coordinates: 49°39′52″N 1°50′08″W / 49.6644°N 1.8356°W / 49.6644; -1.8356
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Cherbourg-Octeville
Canton Beaumont-Hague
Intercommunality La Hague
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Laurent
Area
 • Land1 7.90 km2 (3.05 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,425
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50041 / 50440
Elevation 5–179 m (16–587 ft)
(avg. 166 m or 545 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.

Beaumont-Hague is a commune in the Manche department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 508 —    
1800 538 +5.9%
1806 601 +11.7%
1821 838 +39.4%
1831 884 +5.5%
1836 895 +1.2%
1841 883 −1.3%
1846 839 −5.0%
1851 849 +1.2%
1856 801 −5.7%
1861 776 −3.1%
1866 706 −9.0%
1872 679 −3.8%
1876 665 −2.1%
1881 663 −0.3%
1886 634 −4.4%
1891 594 −6.3%
1896 614 +3.4%
1901 606 −1.3%
1906 632 +4.3%
1911 621 −1.7%
1921 550 −11.4%
1926 495 −10.0%
1931 480 −3.0%
1936 513 +6.9%
1946 559 +9.0%
1954 506 −9.5%
1962 474 −6.3%
1968 1,010 +113.1%
1975 1,005 −0.5%
1982 1,361 +35.4%
1990 1,714 +25.9%
1999 1,381 −19.4%
2006 1,291 −6.5%
2009 1,425 +10.4%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Beaumont-Hague

The arms of Beaumont-Hague are blazoned :Azure, on a chevron argent between 3 trefoils Or, 3 martlets azure the 2 in the base respectant.

These arms are taken from those of the Jallot family (surviving), lords of Beaumont.




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