Béthencourt

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Béthencourt
Bethencourt village.jpg
Coat of arms of Béthencourt
Coat of arms
Location of Béthencourt
Béthencourt is located in France
Béthencourt
Béthencourt
Béthencourt is located in Hauts-de-France
Béthencourt
Béthencourt
Coordinates: 50°08′14″N 3°26′02″E / 50.1372°N 3.4339°E / 50.1372; 3.4339Coordinates: 50°08′14″N 3°26′02″E / 50.1372°N 3.4339°E / 50.1372; 3.4339
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementCambrai
CantonCaudry
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Caudrésis - Catésis
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Christian Payen
Area
1
5.15 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Population
(2015)2
758
 • Density150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59075 /59540
Elevation87–121 m (285–397 ft)
(avg. 110 m or 360 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 726—    
1800 611−15.8%
1806 622+1.8%
1821 850+36.7%
1831 1,040+22.4%
1836 1,095+5.3%
1841 1,132+3.4%
1846 1,216+7.4%
1851 1,236+1.6%
1856 1,299+5.1%
1861 1,397+7.5%
1866 1,473+5.4%
1872 1,511+2.6%
1876 1,545+2.3%
1881 1,463−5.3%
1886 1,489+1.8%
1891 1,498+0.6%
1896 1,514+1.1%
1901 1,443−4.7%
1906 1,466+1.6%
1911 1,471+0.3%
1921 1,270−13.7%
1926 1,265−0.4%
1931 1,203−4.9%
1936 1,141−5.2%
1946 1,044−8.5%
1954 1,037−0.7%
1962 988−4.7%
1968 933−5.6%
1975 839−10.1%
1982 766−8.7%
1990 694−9.4%
1999 677−2.4%
2006 717+5.9%
2009 738+2.9%
2011 760+3.0%
2015 758−0.3%
Castle before 1914

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Béthencourt
The arms of Béthencourt are blazoned :
Sable, 10 lozenges conjoined Or, 3, 3, 3, 1.



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