Belval, Manche

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Belval
Coat of arms of Belval
Coat of arms
Belval is located in France
Belval
Belval
Coordinates: 49°02′25″N 1°21′45″W / 49.0403°N 1.3625°W / 49.0403; -1.3625Coordinates: 49°02′25″N 1°21′45″W / 49.0403°N 1.3625°W / 49.0403; -1.3625
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Coutances
Canton Cerisy-la-Salle
Intercommunality Cerisy-la-Salle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Duchemin
Area
 • Land1 5.72 km2 (2.21 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 303
 • Population2 density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50044 / 50210
Elevation 32–145 m (105–476 ft)
(avg. 85 m or 279 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 556 —    
1800 557 +0.2%
1806 595 +6.8%
1821 626 +5.2%
1831 535 −14.5%
1836 513 −4.1%
1841 509 −0.8%
1846 516 +1.4%
1851 496 −3.9%
1856 485 −2.2%
1861 448 −7.6%
1866 451 +0.7%
1872 448 −0.7%
1876 450 +0.4%
1881 405 −10.0%
1886 402 −0.7%
1891 405 +0.7%
1896 403 −0.5%
1901 304 −24.6%
1906 334 +9.9%
1911 334 +0.0%
1921 281 −15.9%
1926 283 +0.7%
1931 298 +5.3%
1936 286 −4.0%
1946 309 +8.0%
1954 324 +4.9%
1962 314 −3.1%
1968 290 −7.6%
1975 234 −19.3%
1982 253 +8.1%
1990 274 +8.3%
1999 274 +0.0%
2009 303 +10.6%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Belval

The arms of Belval are blazoned :
Argent, a rose gules seeded Or slipped and leaved vert, chaussé vert.




See also[edit]

References[edit]