Bellignies

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Bellignies
Coat of arms of Bellignies
Coat of arms
Bellignies is located in France
Bellignies
Bellignies
Coordinates: 50°19′46″N 3°46′12″E / 50.3294°N 3.77°E / 50.3294; 3.77Coordinates: 50°19′46″N 3°46′12″E / 50.3294°N 3.77°E / 50.3294; 3.77
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Bavay
Intercommunality Bavaisis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Danièle Druesnes
Area
 • Land1 5.18 km2 (2.00 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 905
 • Population2 density 170/km2 (450/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59065 / 59570
Elevation 72–136 m (236–446 ft)
(avg. 102 m or 335 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 360 —    
1800 360 +0.0%
1806 406 +12.8%
1821 483 +19.0%
1831 612 +26.7%
1836 712 +16.3%
1841 710 −0.3%
1846 755 +6.3%
1851 777 +2.9%
1856 808 +4.0%
1861 873 +8.0%
1866 893 +2.3%
1872 878 −1.7%
1876 890 +1.4%
1881 922 +3.6%
1886 920 −0.2%
1891 946 +2.8%
1896 1,026 +8.5%
1901 1,080 +5.3%
1906 1,101 +1.9%
1911 1,100 −0.1%
1921 1,002 −8.9%
1926 1,044 +4.2%
1931 993 −4.9%
1936 937 −5.6%
1946 839 −10.5%
1954 833 −0.7%
1962 903 +8.4%
1968 880 −2.5%
1975 888 +0.9%
1982 912 +2.7%
1990 901 −1.2%
1999 835 −7.3%
2006 911 +9.1%
2009 905 −0.7%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bellignies
The arms of Bellignies are blazoned :
Quarterly 1&4: Or, 5 bendlets, and on a canton gules a mullet Or; 2&3 Chequy Or and gules (of 4 traits).



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