Beugin

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Beugin
Commune
The town hall of Beugin
The town hall of Beugin
Coat of arms of Beugin
Coat of arms
Beugin is located in France
Beugin
Beugin
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Beugin is located in Hauts-de-France
Beugin
Beugin
Coordinates: 50°26′34″N 2°31′06″E / 50.4428°N 2.5183°E / 50.4428; 2.5183Coordinates: 50°26′34″N 2°31′06″E / 50.4428°N 2.5183°E / 50.4428; 2.5183
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonBruay-la-Buissière
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Irène Lignier
Area15.06 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Population (2009)2448
 • Density89/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code62120 /62150
Elevation55–147 m (180–482 ft)
(avg. 72 m or 236 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated 8 miles (12.9 km) southwest of Béthune and 30 miles (48.3 km) southwest of Lille, on the D86 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962385—    
1968403+4.7%
1975376−6.7%
1982416+10.6%
1990407−2.2%
1999413+1.5%
2009448+8.5%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Remi, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • An artificial lake with pink sandstone cliffs.

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