Balsièges

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Balsièges
Commune
The church in Balsièges
The church in Balsièges
Coat of arms of Balsièges
Coat of arms
Balsièges is located in France
Balsièges
Balsièges
Coordinates: 44°28′53″N 3°27′30″E / 44.4814°N 3.4583°E / 44.4814; 3.4583Coordinates: 44°28′53″N 3°27′30″E / 44.4814°N 3.4583°E / 44.4814; 3.4583
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Lozère
Arrondissement Mende
Canton Chirac
Intercommunality Valdonnez
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Martin
Area1 32.88 km2 (12.70 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 521
 • Density 16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 48016 /48000
Elevation 652–1,093 m (2,139–3,586 ft)
(avg. 685 m or 2,247 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.

Balsièges is a commune in the Lozère department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 502 —    
1800 421 −16.1%
1806 779 +85.0%
1821 711 −8.7%
1831 668 −6.0%
1836 671 +0.4%
1841 682 +1.6%
1846 721 +5.7%
1851 712 −1.2%
1856 672 −5.6%
1861 631 −6.1%
1866 614 −2.7%
1872 566 −7.8%
1876 611 +8.0%
1881 794 +30.0%
1886 611 −23.0%
1891 540 −11.6%
1896 543 +0.6%
1901 489 −9.9%
1906 450 −8.0%
1911 477 +6.0%
1921 339 −28.9%
1926 332 −2.1%
1931 327 −1.5%
1936 349 +6.7%
1946 344 −1.4%
1954 296 −14.0%
1962 328 +10.8%
1968 365 +11.3%
1975 352 −3.6%
1982 313 −11.1%
1990 428 +36.7%
1999 508 +18.7%
2006 513 +1.0%
2009 521 +1.6%

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