Brèves

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This article is about the French commune. For other uses, see Breve (disambiguation).
Brèves
Brèves is located in France
Brèves
Brèves
Coordinates: 47°25′08″N 3°36′24″E / 47.4189°N 3.6067°E / 47.4189; 3.6067Coordinates: 47°25′08″N 3°36′24″E / 47.4189°N 3.6067°E / 47.4189; 3.6067
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Nièvre
Arrondissement Clamecy
Canton Clamecy
Intercommunality Vaux d'Yonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Moreux
Area1 16.64 km2 (6.42 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 300
 • Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 58039 / 58530
Elevation 152–309 m (499–1,014 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 296 —    
1968 298 +0.7%
1975 273 −8.4%
1982 234 −14.3%
1990 286 +22.2%
1999 308 +7.7%
2006 299 −2.9%
2007 298 −0.3%
2009 300 +0.7%

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