Bettant

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Bettant
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Bettant is located in France
Bettant
Bettant
Coordinates: 45°56′00″N 5°22′00″E / 45.9333°N 5.3667°E / 45.9333; 5.3667Coordinates: 45°56′00″N 5°22′00″E / 45.9333°N 5.3667°E / 45.9333; 5.3667
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Ambérieu-en-Bugey
Intercommunality Plaine de l'Ain
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Félix Fezzoli
Area
 • Land1 3.37 km2 (1.30 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 714
 • Population2 density 210/km2 (550/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01041 / 01500
Elevation 245–605 m (804–1,985 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.

Bettant is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies in the commune's northwestern part, on the left bank of the river Albarine, which forms most of the commune's northern and eastern borders.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1836 535 —    
1841 522 −2.4%
1846 534 +2.3%
1851 504 −5.6%
1856 488 −3.2%
1861 483 −1.0%
1866 484 +0.2%
1872 478 −1.2%
1876 457 −4.4%
1881 428 −6.3%
1886 504 +17.8%
1891 462 −8.3%
1896 463 +0.2%
1901 506 +9.3%
1906 459 −9.3%
1911 463 +0.9%
1921 475 +2.6%
1926 541 +13.9%
1931 625 +15.5%
1936 607 −2.9%
1946 594 −2.1%
1954 536 −9.8%
1962 545 +1.7%
1968 567 +4.0%
1975 586 +3.4%
1982 594 +1.4%
1990 703 +18.4%
1999 683 −2.8%
2008 714 +4.5%

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