Beauvois, Pas-de-Calais

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Beauvois
Coat of arms of Beauvois
Coat of arms
Beauvois is located in France
Beauvois
Beauvois
Coordinates: 50°22′32″N 2°14′06″E / 50.3756°N 2.235°E / 50.3756; 2.235Coordinates: 50°22′32″N 2°14′06″E / 50.3756°N 2.235°E / 50.3756; 2.235
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Saint-Pol-sur-Ternoise
Intercommunality Saint-Polois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Bollart
Area1 2.68 km2 (1.03 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 136
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62101 / 62130
Elevation 100–139 m (328–456 ft)
(avg. 119 m or 390 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.

Beauvois is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A small village located 30 miles (50 km) west-northwest of Arras at the junction of the D104 with the D99 road.

Population[edit]

The inhabitants are called Beauvoisains.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 110 —    
1968 136 +23.6%
1975 130 −4.4%
1982 126 −3.1%
1990 120 −4.8%
1999 125 +4.2%
2009 136 +8.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Jean-Baptiste, dating from the nineteenth century.

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