Busigny

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Busigny
Busigny City Hall.jpg
Coat of arms of Busigny
Coat of arms
Busigny is located in France
Busigny
Busigny
Coordinates: 50°02′03″N 3°28′05″E / 50.0342°N 3.4681°E / 50.0342; 3.4681Coordinates: 50°02′03″N 3°28′05″E / 50.0342°N 3.4681°E / 50.0342; 3.4681
Country France
Region Nord-Pas-de-Calais
Department Nord
Arrondissement Cambrai
Canton Clary
Intercommunality Caudrésis–Catésis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Pecqueux
Area1 16.47 km2 (6.36 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 2,547
 • Density 150/km2 (400/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 59118 / 59137
Elevation 129–180 m (423–591 ft)
(avg. 168 m or 551 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,465 —    
1800 1,756 +19.9%
1806 1,834 +4.4%
1821 1,936 +5.6%
1831 2,275 +17.5%
1836 2,359 +3.7%
1841 2,425 +2.8%
1846 2,572 +6.1%
1851 2,788 +8.4%
1856 3,044 +9.2%
1861 3,412 +12.1%
1866 3,720 +9.0%
1872 3,540 −4.8%
1876 3,221 −9.0%
1881 3,086 −4.2%
1886 3,155 +2.2%
1891 3,046 −3.5%
1896 3,069 +0.8%
1901 2,753 −10.3%
1906 2,759 +0.2%
1911 2,768 +0.3%
1921 3,447 +24.5%
1926 3,548 +2.9%
1931 3,476 −2.0%
1936 3,240 −6.8%
1946 3,007 −7.2%
1954 2,999 −0.3%
1962 3,139 +4.7%
1968 3,120 −0.6%
1975 3,046 −2.4%
1982 2,636 −13.5%
1990 2,385 −9.5%
1999 2,420 +1.5%
2006 2,512 +3.8%
2009 2,547 +1.4%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Busigny
The arms of Busigny are blazoned :
Or, 3 chevrons gules and in base a 'Croix de guerre 1939-1945' proper impaled with Or, 3 fesses gules billety Or



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