Bambecque

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Bambecque

Bambeke
The church in Bambecque
The church in Bambecque
Coat of arms of Bambecque
Coat of arms
Location of Bambecque
Bambecque is located in France
Bambecque
Bambecque
Bambecque is located in Hauts-de-France
Bambecque
Bambecque
Coordinates: 50°54′05″N 2°32′55″E / 50.9014°N 2.5486°E / 50.9014; 2.5486Coordinates: 50°54′05″N 2°32′55″E / 50.9014°N 2.5486°E / 50.9014; 2.5486
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkerque
CantonWormhout
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Hauts de Flandre
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Grégoire Francke
Area
1
11.81 km2 (4.56 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
751
 • Density64/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59046 /59470
Elevation2–24 m (6.6–78.7 ft)
(avg. 8 m or 26 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Bambecque (from Dutch, Bambeke in the modern Dutch spelling) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 1,000—    
1800 1,019+1.9%
1806 1,139+11.8%
1821 1,143+0.4%
1831 1,139−0.3%
1836 1,164+2.2%
1841 1,156−0.7%
1846 1,168+1.0%
1851 1,126−3.6%
1856 1,077−4.4%
1861 1,050−2.5%
1866 1,014−3.4%
1872 953−6.0%
1876 985+3.4%
1881 998+1.3%
1886 982−1.6%
1891 974−0.8%
1896 919−5.6%
1901 883−3.9%
1906 875−0.9%
1911 851−2.7%
1921 820−3.6%
1926 763−7.0%
1931 741−2.9%
1936 702−5.3%
1946 735+4.7%
1954 677−7.9%
1962 614−9.3%
1968 642+4.6%
1975 614−4.4%
1982 614+0.0%
1990 589−4.1%
1999 655+11.2%
2006 673+2.7%
2009 719+6.8%
2011 739+2.8%
2015 744+0.7%

Politics[edit]

Presidential Elections 2nd Round[edit]

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Marine Le Pen FN 52.06
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 60.04
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 60.04
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 79.30

[2]

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bambecque
The arms of Bambecque are blazoned :
Argent, a lion sable, armed and langued gules. (The arms of Bambecque, Crochte, Killem and Maing are essentially the same)



Points of interest[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.lemonde.fr/data/france/presidentielle-2017//