Besneville

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Besneville
Besneville is located in France
Besneville
Besneville
Coordinates: 49°22′07″N 1°37′34″W / 49.3686°N 1.6261°W / 49.3686; -1.6261Coordinates: 49°22′07″N 1°37′34″W / 49.3686°N 1.6261°W / 49.3686; -1.6261
Country France
Region Lower Normandy
Department Manche
Arrondissement Cherbourg
Canton Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Lafosse
Area1 18.27 km2 (7.05 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 664
 • Density 36/km2 (94/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 50049 / 50390
Elevation 10–116 m (33–381 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,339 —    
1800 1,328 −0.8%
1806 1,436 +8.1%
1821 1,450 +1.0%
1831 1,487 +2.6%
1836 1,575 +5.9%
1841 1,538 −2.3%
1846 1,629 +5.9%
1851 1,569 −3.7%
1856 1,454 −7.3%
1861 1,500 +3.2%
1866 1,450 −3.3%
1872 1,086 −25.1%
1876 1,142 +5.2%
1881 1,058 −7.4%
1886 1,050 −0.8%
1891 957 −8.9%
1896 971 +1.5%
1901 923 −4.9%
1906 896 −2.9%
1911 892 −0.4%
1921 783 −12.2%
1926 771 −1.5%
1931 783 +1.6%
1936 751 −4.1%
1946 751 +0.0%
1954 823 +9.6%
1962 764 −7.2%
1968 682 −10.7%
1975 580 −15.0%
1982 564 −2.8%
1990 536 −5.0%
1999 516 −3.7%
2009 664 +28.7%

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