Bettignies

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Bettignies
Coat of arms of Bettignies
Coat of arms
Bettignies is located in France
Bettignies
Bettignies
Coordinates: 50°20′07″N 3°58′20″E / 50.3353°N 3.9722°E / 50.3353; 3.9722Coordinates: 50°20′07″N 3°58′20″E / 50.3353°N 3.9722°E / 50.3353; 3.9722
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Maubeuge-Nord
Intercommunality Nord Maubeuge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Lefebvre
Area
 • Land1 4.62 km2 (1.78 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 262
 • Population2 density 57/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59076 / 59600
Elevation 122–158 m (400–518 ft)
(avg. 143 m or 469 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 101 —    
1800 79 −21.8%
1806 96 +21.5%
1821 136 +41.7%
1831 147 +8.1%
1836 160 +8.8%
1841 184 +15.0%
1846 201 +9.2%
1851 205 +2.0%
1856 202 −1.5%
1861 186 −7.9%
1866 192 +3.2%
1872 197 +2.6%
1876 198 +0.5%
1881 194 −2.0%
1886 172 −11.3%
1891 188 +9.3%
1896 179 −4.8%
1901 176 −1.7%
1906 168 −4.5%
1911 168 +0.0%
1921 135 −19.6%
1926 151 +11.9%
1931 170 +12.6%
1936 192 +12.9%
1946 174 −9.4%
1954 221 +27.0%
1962 245 +10.9%
1968 243 −0.8%
1975 211 −13.2%
1982 222 +5.2%
1990 238 +7.2%
1999 269 +13.0%
2006 266 −1.1%
2009 262 −1.5%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bettignies
The arms of Bettignies are blazoned :
Or, a chief sable.



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