Boubers-sur-Canche

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Boubers-sur-Canche
Coat of arms of Boubers-sur-Canche
Coat of arms
Boubers-sur-Canche is located in France
Boubers-sur-Canche
Boubers-sur-Canche
Coordinates: 50°17′28″N 2°14′16″E / 50.2911°N 2.2378°E / 50.2911; 2.2378Coordinates: 50°17′28″N 2°14′16″E / 50.2911°N 2.2378°E / 50.2911; 2.2378
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Auxi-le-Château
Intercommunality Région de Frévent
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Dheilly
Area
 • Land1 9.23 km2 (3.56 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 600
 • Population2 density 65/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62158 / 62270
Elevation 52–142 m (171–466 ft)
(avg. 65 m or 213 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.

Boubers-sur-Canche 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 24 miles (38 km) west of Arras at the junction of the D112 and D340 roads, by the banks of the river Canche. The village wins national and international prizes for its flower display.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 530 —    
1968 547 +3.2%
1975 618 +13.0%
1982 649 +5.0%
1990 604 −6.9%
1999 606 +0.3%
2009 600 −1.0%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Leger, dating from the seventeenth century.
  • An eighteenth-century chateau.
  • Public and private gardens.

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