Bousbecque

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Bousbecque
Coat of arms of Bousbecque
Coat of arms
Bousbecque is located in France
Bousbecque
Bousbecque
Coordinates: 50°46′17″N 3°04′46″E / 50.7714°N 3.0794°E / 50.7714; 3.0794Coordinates: 50°46′17″N 3°04′46″E / 50.7714°N 3.0794°E / 50.7714; 3.0794
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Lille
Canton Tourcoing-Nord
Intercommunality Lille Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Pierre Brand
Area1 6.44 km2 (2.49 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 4,675
 • Density 730/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59098 / 59166

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.

Bousbecque (Dutch: Busbeke / Boesbeke) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,540 —    
1800 1,540 +0.0%
1806 1,649 +7.1%
1821 1,883 +14.2%
1831 1,937 +2.9%
1836 1,917 −1.0%
1841 1,912 −0.3%
1846 1,900 −0.6%
1851 1,860 −2.1%
1856 1,862 +0.1%
1861 1,892 +1.6%
1866 1,995 +5.4%
1872 2,017 +1.1%
1876 2,147 +6.4%
1881 2,214 +3.1%
1886 2,382 +7.6%
1891 2,615 +9.8%
1896 2,774 +6.1%
1901 3,044 +9.7%
1906 3,274 +7.6%
1911 3,313 +1.2%
1921 2,948 −11.0%
1926 2,962 +0.5%
1931 3,017 +1.9%
1936 3,067 +1.7%
1946 2,913 −5.0%
1954 3,172 +8.9%
1962 3,254 +2.6%
1968 3,345 +2.8%
1975 3,446 +3.0%
1982 3,914 +13.6%
1990 3,912 −0.1%
1999 4,161 +6.4%
2006 4,599 +10.5%
2009 4,675 +1.7%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bousbecque
The arms of Bousbecque are blazoned :
Vert, 3 stemless trefoils Or.
(these are very like 3 petaled cinqfoils rather than trefoils)



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