Basen, Armenia

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Basen
Բասեն
community
Basen is located in Armenia
Basen
Basen
Coordinates: 40°45′55″N 43°59′27″E / 40.76528°N 43.99083°E / 40.76528; 43.99083Coordinates: 40°45′55″N 43°59′27″E / 40.76528°N 43.99083°E / 40.76528; 43.99083
Country  Armenia
Marz Shirak
Area
 • Total 1.3 km2 (0.5 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,913
 • Density 1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
Time zone GMT +4 (UTC+4)
 • Summer (DST) GMT+5 (UTC+5)
Basen, Armenia at GEOnet Names Server

Basen (Armenian: Բասեն; formerly Mets Kyapanak until 1935, then Musayelyan) is a village and rural community (municipality) in the Shirak Province of Armenia. The National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia (ARMSTAT) reported its population was 1,913 in 2010,[1] up from 1,744 at the 2001 census.[2]

References[edit]

  • Kiesling, Brady (2005), Rediscovering Armenia: Guide, Yerevan, Armenia: Matit Graphic Design Studio