Biches

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This article is about the commune in France. For the 1924 Nijinska ballet, see Les biches.
Biches
Biches is located in France
Biches
Biches
Coordinates: 47°00′26″N 3°39′06″E / 47.0072°N 3.6517°E / 47.0072; 3.6517Coordinates: 47°00′26″N 3°39′06″E / 47.0072°N 3.6517°E / 47.0072; 3.6517
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Nièvre
Arrondissement Château-Chinon
Canton Châtillon-en-Bazois
Intercommunality Bazois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Martin
Area
 • Land1 24.55 km2 (9.48 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 333
 • Population2 density 14/km2 (35/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 58030 / 58110
Elevation 212–307 m (696–1,007 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.

Biches is a commune in the Nièvre department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 373 —    
1968 405 +8.6%
1975 416 +2.7%
1982 381 −8.4%
1990 316 −17.1%
1999 290 −8.2%
2006 331 +14.1%
2009 333 +0.6%

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