Bersillies

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Bersillies
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Bersillies
Coat of arms
Bersillies is located in France
Bersillies
Bersillies
Coordinates: 50°19′18″N 4°00′20″E / 50.3217°N 4.0056°E / 50.3217; 4.0056Coordinates: 50°19′18″N 4°00′20″E / 50.3217°N 4.0056°E / 50.3217; 4.0056
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Maubeuge-Nord
Intercommunality Nord Maubeuge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Paule Rousselle
Area
 • Land1 2.83 km2 (1.09 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 270
 • Population2 density 95/km2 (250/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59072 / 59600
Elevation 120–154 m (394–505 ft)
(avg. 130 m or 430 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 192 —    
1800 204 +6.2%
1806 155 −24.0%
1821 156 +0.6%
1831 207 +32.7%
1836 204 −1.4%
1841 200 −2.0%
1846 192 −4.0%
1851 194 +1.0%
1856 201 +3.6%
1861 186 −7.5%
1866 192 +3.2%
1872 177 −7.8%
1876 185 +4.5%
1881 169 −8.6%
1886 159 −5.9%
1891 147 −7.5%
1896 138 −6.1%
1901 160 +15.9%
1906 176 +10.0%
1911 156 −11.4%
1921 109 −30.1%
1926 132 +21.1%
1931 131 −0.8%
1936 206 +57.3%
1946 162 −21.4%
1954 161 −0.6%
1962 198 +23.0%
1968 173 −12.6%
1975 193 +11.6%
1982 246 +27.5%
1990 272 +10.6%
1999 275 +1.1%
2006 263 −4.4%
2009 270 +2.7%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bersillies
The arms of Bersillies are blazoned :

Or, 3 chevrons sable. (Bersillies, Boeschepe, Boussières-sur-Sambre, Colleret, Cousolre, Flaumont-Waudrechies, Hautmont, Limont-Fontaine, Lompret, Masny, Neuville-en-Avesnois and Saint-Rémy-du-Nord use the same arms.)



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