Bésayes

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Bésayes
Town hall
Town hall
Bésayes is located in France
Bésayes
Bésayes
Coordinates: 44°57′56″N 5°04′48″E / 44.9656°N 5.08°E / 44.9656; 5.08Coordinates: 44°57′56″N 5°04′48″E / 44.9656°N 5.08°E / 44.9656; 5.08
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Bourg-de-Péage
Intercommunality Bourg-de-Péage
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Pain
Area1 9.53 km2 (3.68 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,006
 • Density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26049 / 26300
Elevation 208–408 m (682–1,339 ft)
(avg. 242 m or 794 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.

Bésayes is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 633 —    
1962 509 −19.6%
1968 520 +2.2%
1975 552 +6.2%
1982 718 +30.1%
1990 762 +6.1%
1999 911 +19.6%
2008 1,006 +10.4%

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