Beaupréau

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Beaupréau
Beaupréau is located in France
Beaupréau
Beaupréau
Coordinates: 47°12′10″N 0°59′36″W / 47.2028°N 0.9933°W / 47.2028; -0.9933Coordinates: 47°12′10″N 0°59′36″W / 47.2028°N 0.9933°W / 47.2028; -0.9933
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Maine-et-Loire
Arrondissement Cholet
Canton Beaupréau
Intercommunality Centre-Mauges
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Chevalier
Area
 • Land1 35.83 km2 (13.83 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 6,456
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (470/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 49023 / 49600
Elevation 32–117 m (105–384 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.

Beaupréau (pronounced: [bo.pʁe.o]) is a commune in the Maine-et-Loire department in western France.

Geography[edit]

The commune is traversed by the Èvre river.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 2,678 —    
1800 1,640 −38.8%
1806 1,893 +15.4%
1821 2,964 +56.6%
1831 3,207 +8.2%
1836 3,238 +1.0%
1841 3,887 +20.0%
1846 3,887 +0.0%
1851 3,669 −5.6%
1856 3,790 +3.3%
1861 3,821 +0.8%
1866 4,134 +8.2%
1872 3,758 −9.1%
1876 3,926 +4.5%
1881 3,878 −1.2%
1886 3,863 −0.4%
1891 3,857 −0.2%
1896 3,834 −0.6%
1901 3,746 −2.3%
1906 3,497 −6.6%
1911 3,590 +2.7%
1921 3,531 −1.6%
1926 3,667 +3.9%
1931 3,693 +0.7%
1936 3,767 +2.0%
1946 4,190 +11.2%
1954 4,398 +5.0%
1962 4,577 +4.1%
1968 4,955 +8.3%
1975 5,428 +9.5%
1982 5,782 +6.5%
1990 5,937 +2.7%
1999 6,217 +4.7%
2006 6,456 +3.8%
2008 6,717 +4.0%
2009 6,711 −0.1%

Twin towns[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "British towns twinned with French towns". Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-11. 

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