Beddes

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Beddes
Beddes is located in France
Beddes
Beddes
Coordinates: 46°36′23″N 2°12′50″E / 46.6064°N 2.2139°E / 46.6064; 2.2139Coordinates: 46°36′23″N 2°12′50″E / 46.6064°N 2.2139°E / 46.6064; 2.2139
Country France
Region Centre
Department Cher
Arrondissement Saint-Amand-Montrond
Canton Châteaumeillant
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roland Errant
Area
 • Land1 12.92 km2 (4.99 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 96
 • Population2 density 7.4/km2 (19/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 18024 / 18370
Elevation 192–257 m (630–843 ft)
(avg. 230 m or 750 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.

Beddes is a commune in the Cher department in the Centre region of France.

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising a small village and a hamlet situated by the banks of the tiny river Charasse, some 38 miles (61 km) south of Bourges at the junction of the D70 with the D128 roads. The commune shares a border with the department of Indre.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 144 —    
1968 152 +5.6%
1975 136 −10.5%
1982 125 −8.1%
1990 111 −11.2%
1999 94 −15.3%
2008 96 +2.1%

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Martin, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • A watermill

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