Boulogne-sur-Helpe

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Boulogne-sur-Helpe
Coat of arms of Boulogne-sur-Helpe
Coat of arms
Boulogne-sur-Helpe is located in France
Boulogne-sur-Helpe
Boulogne-sur-Helpe
Coordinates: 50°04′47″N 3°53′47″E / 50.0797°N 3.8964°E / 50.0797; 3.8964Coordinates: 50°04′47″N 3°53′47″E / 50.0797°N 3.8964°E / 50.0797; 3.8964
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Avesnes-sur-Helpe
Canton Avesnes-sur-Helpe-Sud
Intercommunality Pays d'Avesnes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Duflos
Area1 8.7 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 330
 • Density 38/km2 (98/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59093 / 59440
Elevation 144–207 m (472–679 ft)
(avg. 177 m or 581 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.

Boulogne-sur-Helpe is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 310 —    
1800 346 +11.6%
1806 334 −3.5%
1821 359 +7.5%
1831 397 +10.6%
1836 411 +3.5%
1841 410 −0.2%
1846 418 +2.0%
1851 430 +2.9%
1856 468 +8.8%
1861 446 −4.7%
1866 438 −1.8%
1872 467 +6.6%
1876 455 −2.6%
1881 456 +0.2%
1886 474 +3.9%
1891 482 +1.7%
1896 450 −6.6%
1901 443 −1.6%
1906 441 −0.5%
1911 444 +0.7%
1921 425 −4.3%
1926 431 +1.4%
1931 404 −6.3%
1936 430 +6.4%
1946 415 −3.5%
1954 404 −2.7%
1962 406 +0.5%
1968 387 −4.7%
1975 346 −10.6%
1982 315 −9.0%
1990 319 +1.3%
1999 317 −0.6%
2006 322 +1.6%
2009 330 +2.5%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Boulogne-sur-Helpe
The arms of Boulogne-sur-Helpe are blazoned :

Argent, 3 fesses gules. (Boulogne-sur-Helpe and Petit-Fayt use the same arms.)



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