Bersée

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Bersée
The church tower at Bersée
The church tower at Bersée
Coat of arms of Bersée
Coat of arms
Bersée is located in France
Bersée
Bersée
Coordinates: 50°28′57″N 3°08′44″E / 50.4825°N 3.1456°E / 50.4825; 3.1456Coordinates: 50°28′57″N 3°08′44″E / 50.4825°N 3.1456°E / 50.4825; 3.1456
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Pont-à-Marcq
Intercommunality Pays de Pévèle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Henri Caudrelier
Area1 10.93 km2 (4.22 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 2,235
 • Density 200/km2 (530/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59071 / 59235
Elevation 27–61 m (89–200 ft)
(avg. 55 m or 180 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,308 —    
1800 1,394 +6.6%
1806 1,459 +4.7%
1821 1,530 +4.9%
1831 1,615 +5.6%
1836 1,688 +4.5%
1841 1,744 +3.3%
1846 1,759 +0.9%
1851 1,752 −0.4%
1856 1,734 −1.0%
1861 1,755 +1.2%
1866 1,780 +1.4%
1872 1,812 +1.8%
1876 1,834 +1.2%
1881 1,843 +0.5%
1886 1,850 +0.4%
1891 1,803 −2.5%
1896 1,798 −0.3%
1901 1,808 +0.6%
1906 1,870 +3.4%
1911 1,819 −2.7%
1921 1,618 −11.1%
1926 1,573 −2.8%
1931 1,572 −0.1%
1936 1,498 −4.7%
1946 1,521 +1.5%
1954 1,561 +2.6%
1962 1,526 −2.2%
1968 1,520 −0.4%
1975 1,570 +3.3%
1982 1,806 +15.0%
1990 1,989 +10.1%
1999 2,115 +6.3%
2006 2,215 +4.7%
2009 2,235 +0.9%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bersée
The arms of Bersée are blazoned :

Or, a cross gules between 16 alerions azure. (the Montmorency family and the communes of Bersée and Damville use the same arms.)



See also[edit]

References[edit]