Boursin

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For the cheese, see Boursin (cheese).
Boursin
The town hall of Boursin
The town hall of Boursin
Coat of arms of Boursin
Coat of arms
Boursin is located in France
Boursin
Boursin
Coordinates: 50°46′38″N 1°50′08″E / 50.7772°N 1.8356°E / 50.7772; 1.8356Coordinates: 50°46′38″N 1°50′08″E / 50.7772°N 1.8356°E / 50.7772; 1.8356
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Pas-de-Calais
Arrondissement Calais
Canton Calais-2
Intercommunality Trois Pays
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Rougemont
Area1 7.58 km2 (2.93 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 265
 • Density 35/km2 (91/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 62167 /62132
Elevation 46–196 m (151–643 ft)
(avg. 104 m or 341 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A small farming village located 12 miles (19 km) south of Calais, on the D251 road.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 153 —    
1968 168 +9.8%
1975 156 −7.1%
1982 158 +1.3%
1990 157 −0.6%
1999 182 +15.9%
2009 265 +45.6%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Lambert, dating from the nineteenth century.

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