Boiry-Becquerelle

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Boiry-Becquerelle
Coat of arms of Boiry-Becquerelle
Coat of arms
Boiry-Becquerelle is located in France
Boiry-Becquerelle
Boiry-Becquerelle
Coordinates: 50°12′51″N 2°48′57″E / 50.2142°N 2.8158°E / 50.2142; 2.8158Coordinates: 50°12′51″N 2°48′57″E / 50.2142°N 2.8158°E / 50.2142; 2.8158
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Croisilles
Intercommunality Sud Arrageois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Dollet
Area1 4.54 km2 (1.75 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 406
 • Density 89/km2 (230/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62144 / 62128
Elevation 66–98 m (217–322 ft)
(avg. 78 m or 256 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.

Boiry-Becquerelle is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village located 7 miles (11 km) south of Arras on the N17 junction with the D35 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 189 —    
1968 198 +4.8%
1975 213 +7.6%
1982 288 +35.2%
1990 381 +32.3%
1999 419 +10.0%
2009 406 −3.1%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Gervais, rebuilt after the destruction of the village during World War I.

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