Berles-au-Bois

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Berles-au-Bois
The town hall of Berles-au-Bois
The town hall of Berles-au-Bois
Coat of arms of Berles-au-Bois
Coat of arms
Location of Berles-au-Bois
Berles-au-Bois is located in France
Berles-au-Bois
Berles-au-Bois
Berles-au-Bois is located in Hauts-de-France
Berles-au-Bois
Berles-au-Bois
Coordinates: 50°11′51″N 2°37′48″E / 50.1975°N 2.63°E / 50.1975; 2.63Coordinates: 50°11′51″N 2°37′48″E / 50.1975°N 2.63°E / 50.1975; 2.63
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonAvesnes-le-Comte
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Campagnes de l'Artois
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Michel Petit
Area
1
8.9 km2 (3.4 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
524
 • Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62112 /62123
Elevation105–159 m (344–522 ft)
(avg. 102 m or 335 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
Berles-au-Bois

Berles-au-Bois is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village located 11 miles (17 km) southwest of Arras on the D62 junction with the D30 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962532—    
1968557+4.7%
1975524−5.9%
1982531+1.3%
1990524−1.3%
1999485−7.4%
2006497+2.5%
2007499+0.4%
2008501+0.4%
2009506+1.0%
2013517+2.2%
2015514−0.6%

Sights[edit]

  • Remains of a 13th-century château.
  • The church of Saint-Pierre, rebuilt, like most of the village after the ravages of World War I.
  • Three World War I cemeteries.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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