Beauvois, Pas-de-Calais

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Beauvois
Commune
The church of Beauvois
The church of Beauvois
Coat of arms of Beauvois
Coat of arms
Beauvois is located in France
Beauvois
Beauvois
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Beauvois is located in Hauts-de-France
Beauvois
Beauvois
Coordinates: 50°22′32″N 2°14′06″E / 50.3756°N 2.235°E / 50.3756; 2.235Coordinates: 50°22′32″N 2°14′06″E / 50.3756°N 2.235°E / 50.3756; 2.235
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonSaint-Pol-sur-Ternoise
IntercommunalityCC Ternois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Bollart
Area12.68 km2 (1.03 sq mi)
Population (2009)2136
 • Density51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code62101 /62130
Elevation100–139 m (328–456 ft)
(avg. 119 m or 390 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.

Beauvois is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A small village located 30 miles (50 km) west-northwest of Arras at the junction of the D104 with the D99 road.

Population[edit]

The inhabitants are called Beauvoisains.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962110—    
1968136+23.6%
1975130−4.4%
1982126−3.1%
1990120−4.8%
1999125+4.2%
2009136+8.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Jean-Baptiste, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • The statue of Dikembe Mutombo built in 1843.

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