Bellicourt

Bellicourt is a commune in the department of Aisne in Hauts-de-France in northern France.

Bellicourt
St. Quentin Canal
Location of Bellicourt
Bellicourt
Bellicourt
Coordinates: 49°57′42″N 3°14′12″E
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentAisne
ArrondissementSaint-Quentin
CantonBohain-en-Vermandois
IntercommunalityPays du Vermandois
Government
  Mayor (2014-2020) Marcel Leclère
Area
1
9.77 km2 (3.77 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
616
  Density63/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
02065 /02420
Elevation94–194 m (308–636 ft)
(avg. 132 m or 433 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It lies on the N44 road between Cambrai and Saint-Quentin and over the principal tunnel of the St. Quentin Canal.

It was the site of numerous intense combat actions and battles during World War I.

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006643    
2007644+0.2%
2008638−0.9%
2009637−0.2%
2010636−0.2%
2011635−0.2%
2012632−0.5%
2013634+0.3%
2014624−1.6%
2015614−1.6%
2016604−1.6%

See also

References

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