Bessonies

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Bessonies
The entrance to the chateau in Bessonies
The entrance to the chateau in Bessonies
Bessonies is located in France
Bessonies
Bessonies
Coordinates: 44°48′40″N 2°09′05″E / 44.8111°N 2.1514°E / 44.8111; 2.1514Coordinates: 44°48′40″N 2°09′05″E / 44.8111°N 2.1514°E / 44.8111; 2.1514
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Lot
Arrondissement Figeac
Canton Latronquière
Intercommunality Haut-Ségala
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Martial Cassan
Area1 7.41 km2 (2.86 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 103
 • Density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 46338 / 46210
Elevation 510–682 m (1,673–2,238 ft)
(avg. 520 m or 1,710 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.

Bessonies is a commune in the Lot department in southwestern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 143 —    
1968 184 +28.7%
1975 169 −8.2%
1982 143 −15.4%
1990 124 −13.3%
1999 120 −3.2%
2009 103 −14.2%

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