Bessancourt

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Bessancourt
Bessancourt mairie.JPG
Bessancourt is located in France
Bessancourt
Bessancourt
Coordinates: 49°02′19″N 2°12′51″E / 49.0386°N 2.2142°E / 49.0386; 2.2142Coordinates: 49°02′19″N 2°12′51″E / 49.0386°N 2.2142°E / 49.0386; 2.2142
Country France
Region Île-de-France
Department Val-d'Oise
Arrondissement Pontoise
Canton Taverny
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Christophe Poulet
Area
 • Land1 6.39 km2 (2.47 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 7,325
 • Population2 density 1,100/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 95060 / 95550
Elevation 49–171 m (161–561 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.

Bessancourt is a commune in the Val-d'Oise department in Île-de-France in northern France.

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  1. ^ [via WaybackMachine.com "British towns twinned with French towns"]. Archant Community Media Ltd. Retrieved 2013-07-12. 

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