Boyelles

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Boyelles
Boyelles is located in France
Boyelles
Boyelles
Coordinates: 50°12′14″N 2°48′57″E / 50.2039°N 2.8158°E / 50.2039; 2.8158Coordinates: 50°12′14″N 2°48′57″E / 50.2039°N 2.8158°E / 50.2039; 2.8158
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Arras
Canton Croisilles
Intercommunality Sud Arrageois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Guy Lesage
Area
 • Land1 4.25 km2 (1.64 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 254
 • Population2 density 60/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 62172 / 62128
Elevation 70–107 m (230–351 ft)
(avg. 79 m or 259 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.

Boyelles is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region in northern France.

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A farming village located 6 miles (11 km) south of Arras on the N17 road. A celebration of the potato takes place annually on the 1st Sunday in September.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 176 —    
1968 188 +6.8%
1975 160 −14.9%
1982 247 +54.4%
1990 246 −0.4%
1999 234 −4.9%
2009 254 +8.5%

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