Burbure

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Burbure
The church of Burbure
The church of Burbure
Coat of arms of Burbure
Coat of arms
Location of Burbure
Burbure is located in France
Burbure
Burbure
Burbure is located in Hauts-de-France
Burbure
Burbure
Coordinates: 50°32′21″N 2°28′04″E / 50.5392°N 2.4678°E / 50.5392; 2.4678Coordinates: 50°32′21″N 2°28′04″E / 50.5392°N 2.4678°E / 50.5392; 2.4678
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentPas-de-Calais
ArrondissementBéthune
CantonLillers
IntercommunalityCA Béthune-Bruay, Artois-Lys Romane
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Hocq
Area
1
5.53 km2 (2.14 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,955
 • Density530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
62188 /62151
Elevation33–98 m (108–322 ft)
(avg. 51 m or 167 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village some 8 miles (12.9 km) west of Béthune and 30 miles (48.3 km) southwest of Lille, at the junction of the D916 and the D182 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19623,246—    
19683,379+4.1%
19753,476+2.9%
19823,132−9.9%
19903,011−3.9%
19992,840−5.7%
20072,909+2.4%
20092,957+1.7%

Sights[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Pictures of the memorial

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