Bourghelles

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Bourghelles
Coat of arms of Bourghelles
Coat of arms
Bourghelles is located in France
Bourghelles
Bourghelles
Coordinates: 50°33′56″N 3°14′39″E / 50.5656°N 3.2442°E / 50.5656; 3.2442Coordinates: 50°33′56″N 3°14′39″E / 50.5656°N 3.2442°E / 50.5656; 3.2442
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Cysoing
Intercommunality Pays de Pévèle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Duthoit
Area
 • Land1 6.55 km2 (2.53 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,553
 • Population2 density 240/km2 (610/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59096 / 59830
Elevation 32–71 m (105–233 ft)
(avg. 59 m or 194 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 850 —    
1800 877 +3.2%
1806 961 +9.6%
1821 1,040 +8.2%
1831 1,086 +4.4%
1836 1,121 +3.2%
1841 1,154 +2.9%
1846 1,204 +4.3%
1851 1,213 +0.7%
1856 1,234 +1.7%
1861 1,260 +2.1%
1866 1,245 −1.2%
1872 1,225 −1.6%
1876 1,295 +5.7%
1881 1,290 −0.4%
1886 1,344 +4.2%
1891 1,255 −6.6%
1896 1,259 +0.3%
1901 1,260 +0.1%
1906 1,233 −2.1%
1911 1,172 −4.9%
1921 999 −14.8%
1926 982 −1.7%
1931 972 −1.0%
1936 998 +2.7%
1946 882 −11.6%
1954 864 −2.0%
1962 841 −2.7%
1968 922 +9.6%
1975 1,132 +22.8%
1982 1,160 +2.5%
1990 1,232 +6.2%
1999 1,419 +15.2%
2006 1,494 +5.3%
2009 1,553 +3.9%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bourghelles
The arms of Bourghelles are blazoned :

Argent, a chief gules. (Bourghelles and Hem use the same arms.)



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