Beauvois, Pas-de-Calais

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Beauvois
The church of Beauvois
The church of Beauvois
Coat of arms of Beauvois
Coat of arms
Location of Beauvois
Beauvois is located in France
Beauvois
Beauvois
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
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Ternois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Philippe Tiquet
Area
1
2.68 km2 (1.03 sq mi)
Population
(2015)2
145
 • Density54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62101 /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%
2004127+1.6%
2009136+7.1%
2014146+7.4%
2015145−0.7%

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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