Besné

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Besné
Coat of arms of Besné
Coat of arms
Besné is located in France
Besné
Besné
Coordinates: 47°23′54″N 2°05′24″W / 47.3983°N 2.09°W / 47.3983; -2.09Coordinates: 47°23′54″N 2°05′24″W / 47.3983°N 2.09°W / 47.3983; -2.09
Country France
Region Pays de la Loire
Department Loire-Atlantique
Arrondissement Saint-Nazaire
Canton Pontchâteau
Intercommunality région nazairienne et l'estuaire
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Sylvie Cauchie
Area
 • Land1 17.54 km2 (6.77 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 2,543
 • Population2 density 140/km2 (380/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 44013 / 44160
Elevation 0–16 m (0–52 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.

Besné is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 850 —    
1800 816 −4.0%
1806 885 +8.5%
1821 865 −2.3%
1831 1,083 +25.2%
1836 1,026 −5.3%
1841 1,037 +1.1%
1846 1,103 +6.4%
1851 1,131 +2.5%
1856 1,114 −1.5%
1861 1,214 +9.0%
1866 1,244 +2.5%
1872 1,227 −1.4%
1876 1,189 −3.1%
1881 1,229 +3.4%
1886 1,285 +4.6%
1891 1,259 −2.0%
1896 1,268 +0.7%
1901 1,189 −6.2%
1906 1,219 +2.5%
1911 1,173 −3.8%
1921 1,098 −6.4%
1926 1,057 −3.7%
1931 1,053 −0.4%
1936 1,030 −2.2%
1946 1,067 +3.6%
1954 1,227 +15.0%
1962 1,332 +8.6%
1968 1,440 +8.1%
1975 1,636 +13.6%
1982 2,062 +26.0%
1990 2,059 −0.1%
1999 2,029 −1.5%
2006 2,237 +10.3%
2009 2,543 +13.7%

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