Bettrechies

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Bettrechies
Coat of arms of Bettrechies
Coat of arms
Bettrechies is located in France
Bettrechies
Bettrechies
Coordinates: 50°19′31″N 3°44′41″E / 50.3253°N 3.7447°E / 50.3253; 3.7447Coordinates: 50°19′31″N 3°44′41″E / 50.3253°N 3.7447°E / 50.3253; 3.7447
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Bavay
Intercommunality Bavaisis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Tahon
Area
 • Land1 3.36 km2 (1.30 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 245
 • Population2 density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59077 / 59570
Elevation 67–129 m (220–423 ft)
(avg. 100 m or 330 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 220 —    
1800 219 −0.5%
1806 251 +14.6%
1821 255 +1.6%
1831 304 +19.2%
1836 345 +13.5%
1841 348 +0.9%
1846 339 −2.6%
1851 337 −0.6%
1856 329 −2.4%
1861 335 +1.8%
1866 331 −1.2%
1872 336 +1.5%
1876 340 +1.2%
1881 362 +6.5%
1886 376 +3.9%
1891 378 +0.5%
1896 411 +8.7%
1901 418 +1.7%
1906 436 +4.3%
1911 413 −5.3%
1921 378 −8.5%
1926 358 −5.3%
1931 340 −5.0%
1936 339 −0.3%
1946 306 −9.7%
1954 279 −8.8%
1962 297 +6.5%
1968 270 −9.1%
1975 253 −6.3%
1982 286 +13.0%
1990 235 −17.8%
1999 246 +4.7%
2006 243 −1.2%
2009 245 +0.8%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bettrechies
The arms of Bettrechies are blazoned :

Or, a cross engrailed gules. (Artres, Bettrechies, Cerfontaine, Denain, Eth, Lesquin, Obies, Quérénaing, Semousies, Wambrechies and Warlaing use the same arms.)



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