Bouvignies

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Bouvignies
Coat of arms of Bouvignies
Coat of arms
Bouvignies is located in France
Bouvignies
Bouvignies
Coordinates: 50°26′12″N 3°14′46″E / 50.4367°N 3.2461°E / 50.4367; 3.2461Coordinates: 50°26′12″N 3°14′46″E / 50.4367°N 3.2461°E / 50.4367; 3.2461
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Douai
Canton Marchiennes
Intercommunality Espace en Pévèle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Delrue
Area
 • Land1 8.7 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,505
 • Population2 density 170/km2 (450/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59105 / 59870
Elevation 16–30 m (52–98 ft)
(avg. 32 m or 105 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,425 —    
1800 1,468 +3.0%
1806 1,455 −0.9%
1821 1,726 +18.6%
1831 1,836 +6.4%
1836 1,900 +3.5%
1841 1,873 −1.4%
1846 1,878 +0.3%
1851 1,976 +5.2%
1856 1,915 −3.1%
1861 1,864 −2.7%
1866 1,845 −1.0%
1872 1,723 −6.6%
1876 1,651 −4.2%
1881 1,618 −2.0%
1886 1,570 −3.0%
1891 1,516 −3.4%
1896 1,440 −5.0%
1901 1,351 −6.2%
1906 1,352 +0.1%
1911 1,321 −2.3%
1921 1,231 −6.8%
1926 1,244 +1.1%
1931 1,181 −5.1%
1936 1,160 −1.8%
1946 1,146 −1.2%
1954 1,135 −1.0%
1962 1,125 −0.9%
1968 1,114 −1.0%
1975 1,128 +1.3%
1982 1,257 +11.4%
1990 1,426 +13.4%
1999 1,537 +7.8%
2006 1,516 −1.4%
2009 1,505 −0.7%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bouvignies
The arms of Bouvignies are blazoned :

Azure, a bend argent. (Bouvignies, Jolimetz and Ochtezeele use the same arms.)



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