Bessières, Haute-Garonne

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Bessières
Bessieres (Haute-Garonne).jpg
Coat of arms of Bessières
Coat of arms
Bessières is located in France
Bessières
Bessières
Coordinates: 43°48′05″N 1°36′24″E / 43.8014°N 1.6067°E / 43.8014; 1.6067Coordinates: 43°48′05″N 1°36′24″E / 43.8014°N 1.6067°E / 43.8014; 1.6067
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Toulouse
Canton Montastruc-la-Conseillère
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Raysseguier
Area
 • Land1 16.68 km2 (6.44 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 3,120
 • Population2 density 190/km2 (480/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31066 / 31660
Elevation 85–194 m (279–636 ft)
(avg. 108 m or 354 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.

Bessières is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 1,220 —    
1968 1,456 +19.3%
1975 1,595 +9.5%
1982 1,841 +15.4%
1990 2,009 +9.1%
1999 2,222 +10.6%
2008 3,120 +40.4%

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