Bègues

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Bègues
Commune
The church in Bègues
The church in Bègues
Coat of arms of Bègues
Coat of arms
Bègues is located in France
Bègues
Bègues
Coordinates: 46°07′42″N 3°09′24″E / 46.1283°N 3.1567°E / 46.1283; 3.1567Coordinates: 46°07′42″N 3°09′24″E / 46.1283°N 3.1567°E / 46.1283; 3.1567
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Vichy
Canton Gannat
Intercommunality Bassin de Gannat
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Alain Viguié
Area1 8.3 km2 (3.2 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 231
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03021 /03800
Elevation 290–520 m (950–1,710 ft)
(avg. 525 m or 1,722 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.

Bègues is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

Geography[edit]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 123 —    
1968 150 +22.0%
1975 152 +1.3%
1982 196 +28.9%
1990 193 −1.5%
1999 202 +4.7%
2008 230 +13.9%
2013 231 +0.4%
Source: INSEE (1968–2013[1])

Administration[edit]

  • 2008–2014: Georges Beaumet
  • 2014–2020: Alain Viguié[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2013 legal populations - Bègues". INSEE (in French). Retrieved 24 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Liste nominative des communes de l'Allier (avec maire, arrondissement et canton)" [Nominative list of communes of Allier (with mayor, arrondissement and canton)] (PDF). Association of Mayors and Presidents of Communities of Allier (in French). 1 April 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 13 May 2015.