Bellefontaine, Manche

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Bellefontaine
Bellefontaine is located in France
Bellefontaine
Bellefontaine
Coordinates: 48°41′23″N 0°58′23″W / 48.6897°N 0.9731°W / 48.6897; -0.9731Coordinates: 48°41′23″N 0°58′23″W / 48.6897°N 0.9731°W / 48.6897; -0.9731
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Avranches
Canton Juvigny-le-Tertre
Intercommunality Tertre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilbert Boutin
Area1 6.73 km2 (2.60 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 156
 • Density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50043 / 50520
Elevation 100–292 m (328–958 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 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.

Bellefontaine is a commune in the Manche department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 430 —    
1800 375 −12.8%
1806 490 +30.7%
1821 416 −15.1%
1831 468 +12.5%
1836 482 +3.0%
1841 468 −2.9%
1846 457 −2.4%
1851 480 +5.0%
1856 464 −3.3%
1861 442 −4.7%
1866 458 +3.6%
1872 388 −15.3%
1876 391 +0.8%
1881 342 −12.5%
1886 358 +4.7%
1891 322 −10.1%
1896 320 −0.6%
1901 302 −5.6%
1906 297 −1.7%
1911 295 −0.7%
1921 279 −5.4%
1926 293 +5.0%
1931 291 −0.7%
1936 282 −3.1%
1946 265 −6.0%
1954 286 +7.9%
1962 322 +12.6%
1968 293 −9.0%
1975 254 −13.3%
1982 222 −12.6%
1990 145 −34.7%
1999 159 +9.7%
2006 144 −9.4%
2009 303 +110.4%

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