Bollezeele

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Bollezeele
A view within Bollezeele
A view within Bollezeele
Coat of arms of Bollezeele
Coat of arms
Location of Bollezeele
Bollezeele is located in France
Bollezeele
Bollezeele
Bollezeele is located in Hauts-de-France
Bollezeele
Bollezeele
Coordinates: 50°51′55″N 2°19′29″E / 50.8653°N 2.3247°E / 50.8653; 2.3247Coordinates: 50°51′55″N 2°19′29″E / 50.8653°N 2.3247°E / 50.8653; 2.3247
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementDunkirk
CantonWormhout
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes des Hauts de Flandre
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Pierre Marle
Area
1
17.54 km2 (6.77 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,466
 • Density84/km2 (220/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59089 /59470
Elevation2–52 m (6.6–170.6 ft)
(avg. 44 m or 144 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Bollezeele (from Dutch; Bollezele in the modern Dutch spelling) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.

It is 17 km (11 mi) south of Dunkirk and also 20 km (12 mi) west of the Belgian border. The river Yser runs through Bollezeele.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 1,258—    
1800 1,383+9.9%
1806 1,539+11.3%
1821 1,588+3.2%
1831 1,662+4.7%
1836 1,708+2.8%
1841 1,740+1.9%
1846 1,800+3.4%
1851 1,769−1.7%
1856 1,732−2.1%
1861 1,718−0.8%
1866 1,776+3.4%
1872 1,811+2.0%
1876 1,815+0.2%
1881 1,798−0.9%
1886 1,805+0.4%
1891 1,700−5.8%
1896 1,649−3.0%
1901 1,620−1.8%
1906 1,591−1.8%
1911 1,585−0.4%
1921 1,550−2.2%
1926 1,560+0.6%
1931 1,543−1.1%
1936 1,562+1.2%
1946 1,506−3.6%
1954 1,463−2.9%
1962 1,439−1.6%
1968 1,389−3.5%
1975 1,328−4.4%
1982 1,500+13.0%
1990 1,476−1.6%
1999 1,382−6.4%
2004 1,375−0.5%
2006 1,382+0.5%
2009 1,391+0.7%
2014 1,432+2.9%
2015 1,443+0.8%

Politics[edit]

Presidential Elections 2nd Round[edit]

Election Winning Candidate Party %
2017 Marine Le Pen FN 51.64
2012 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 60.17
2007 Nicolas Sarkozy UMP 64.92
2002 Jacques Chirac RPR 78.83

[2]

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bollezeele
The arms of Bollezeele are blazoned :

Or, a lion sable armed and langued gules. ('Flanders' and the communes of Thourotte, Crépy-en-Valois, Bollezeele, Feignies, Flines-lez-Raches and Wormhout use the same arms.)



See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.lemonde.fr/data/france/presidentielle-2017//