Bessancourt

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Bessancourt
The church of Our Lady, in Bessancourt
The church of Our Lady, in Bessancourt
Coat of arms of Bessancourt
Coat of arms
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
Area1 6.39 km2 (2.47 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 7,325
 • 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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