Bayet

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Bayet
Bayet is located in France
Bayet
Bayet
Coordinates: 46°14′57″N 3°16′10″E / 46.2492°N 3.2694°E / 46.2492; 3.2694Coordinates: 46°14′57″N 3°16′10″E / 46.2492°N 3.2694°E / 46.2492; 3.2694
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Allier
Arrondissement Moulins
Canton Saint-Pourçain-sur-Sioule
Intercommunality Pays Saint-Pourcinois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Daniel
Area1 22.58 km2 (8.72 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 668
 • Density 30/km2 (77/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 03018 / 03500
Elevation 237–290 m (778–951 ft)
(avg. 235 m or 771 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.

Bayet (Occitan, Baiet) is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The river Bouble forms most of the commune's northwestern border, then flows into the Sioule, which flows northward through the commune and crosses the village.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 550 —    
1968 607 +10.4%
1975 593 −2.3%
1982 528 −11.0%
1990 556 +5.3%
1999 606 +9.0%
2008 668 +10.2%

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