Betz, Oise

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Betz
Betz is located in France
Betz
Betz
Coordinates: 49°09′27″N 2°57′22″E / 49.1575°N 2.9561°E / 49.1575; 2.9561Coordinates: 49°09′27″N 2°57′22″E / 49.1575°N 2.9561°E / 49.1575; 2.9561
Country France
Region Picardy
Department Oise
Arrondissement Senlis
Canton Betz
Intercommunality Pays de Valois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Colette Thellier
Area1 15.39 km2 (5.94 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 1,072
 • Density 70/km2 (180/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 60069 / 60620
Elevation 87–140 m (285–459 ft)
(avg. 103 m or 338 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.

Betz is a commune in the Oise department in northern France. The Moroccan King Mohammed VI owns a 71ha palace there, where he is said to employ much of the commune's population.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 321 —    
1800 352 +9.7%
1806 379 +7.7%
1821 331 −12.7%
1831 640 +93.4%
1836 534 −16.6%
1841 492 −7.9%
1846 551 +12.0%
1851 606 +10.0%
1856 596 −1.7%
1861 590 −1.0%
1866 584 −1.0%
1872 541 −7.4%
1876 570 +5.4%
1881 581 +1.9%
1886 630 +8.4%
1891 638 +1.3%
1896 627 −1.7%
1901 598 −4.6%
1906 579 −3.2%
1911 601 +3.8%
1921 533 −11.3%
1926 628 +17.8%
1931 623 −0.8%
1936 618 −0.8%
1946 578 −6.5%
1954 529 −8.5%
1962 459 −13.2%
1968 457 −0.4%
1975 531 +16.2%
1982 640 +20.5%
1990 871 +36.1%
1999 937 +7.6%
2006 992 +5.9%
2009 1,072 +8.1%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Claire Rivière (31 August 2013). "Enquête exclusive. Le roi de Betz". TelQuel. Retrieved 3 October 2013.