Boissezon

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Boissezon
Boissezon is located in France
Boissezon
Boissezon
Coordinates: 43°34′34″N 2°22′53″E / 43.5761°N 2.3814°E / 43.5761; 2.3814Coordinates: 43°34′34″N 2°22′53″E / 43.5761°N 2.3814°E / 43.5761; 2.3814
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Tarn
Arrondissement Castres
Canton Mazamet-Nord-Est
Area
 • Land1 19.0 km2 (7.3 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 393
 • Population2 density 21/km2 (54/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 81034 / 81490

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.

Boissezon is a commune in the Tarn department in southern France. Its inhabitants are known in French as Boissezonnais or as Boissesonols.

The village was originally known as Buxodunum, meaning "land of the buxus."

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Historical population of Boissezon
(Source: INSEE[1])
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 559 633 572 509 398 390
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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