Beyssac

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Beyssac
Coat of arms of Beyssac
Coat of arms
Beyssac is located in France
Beyssac
Beyssac
Coordinates: 45°21′54″N 1°24′07″E / 45.365°N 01.402°E / 45.365; 01.402Coordinates: 45°21′54″N 1°24′07″E / 45.365°N 01.402°E / 45.365; 01.402
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Corrèze
Arrondissement Brive-la-Gaillarde
Canton Lubersac
Intercommunality Pays de Pompadour
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Serge Sartre
Area
 • Land1 21.34 km2 (8.24 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 730
 • Population2 density 34/km2 (89/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 19024 / 19230
Elevation 215–432 m (705–1,417 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.

Beyssac is a commune of the Corrèze department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 820 —    
1968 843 +2.8%
1975 766 −9.1%
1982 827 +8.0%
1990 811 −1.9%
1999 726 −10.5%
2008 730 +0.6%

Personalities[edit]

Beyssac was the birthplace of Étienne Aubert (1282 or 1295–1362), who became pope as Pope Innocent VI, and of Suzanne Lacore – born Marie Lacore – (1875-1975).

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