Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude

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Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude
The church of Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude
The church of Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude
Coat of arms of Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude
Coat of arms
Location of Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude
Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude is located in France
Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude
Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude
Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude is located in Hauts-de-France
Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude
Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude
Coordinates: 50°12′09″N 2°45′21″E / 50.2025°N 2.7558°E / 50.2025; 2.7558Coordinates: 50°12′09″N 2°45′21″E / 50.2025°N 2.7558°E / 50.2025; 2.7558
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementArras
CantonAvesnes-le-Comte
IntercommunalityCU Arras
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) David Dantigny
Area
1
5.81 km2 (2.24 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
408
 • Density70/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62147 /62175
Elevation79–116 m (259–381 ft)
(avg. 94 m or 308 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Boiry-Sainte-Rictrude is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village located 7 miles (11 km) south of Arras on the D919 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962410—    
1968443+8.0%
1975475+7.2%
1982516+8.6%
1990469−9.1%
1999411−12.4%
2009374−9.0%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Rictrude, rebuilt after the destruction of the village during World War I.
  • The sugar beet factory, one of the largest in France.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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