Bassan

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Bassan
Commune
Castle
Castle
Coat of arms of Bassan
Coat of arms
Bassan is located in France
Bassan
Bassan
Location within Occitanie region
Bassan is located in Occitanie
Bassan
Bassan
Coordinates: 43°24′43″N 3°15′15″E / 43.4119°N 3.2542°E / 43.4119; 3.2542Coordinates: 43°24′43″N 3°15′15″E / 43.4119°N 3.2542°E / 43.4119; 3.2542
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Hérault
Arrondissement Béziers
Canton Béziers-3
Intercommunality Béziers Méditerranée
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Biola
Area1 6.79 km2 (2.62 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,548
 • Density 230/km2 (590/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 34025 /34290
Elevation 53–102 m (174–335 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.

Bassan is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793307—    
1800292−4.9%
1806346+18.5%
1821381+10.1%
1831440+15.5%
1841457+3.9%
1851464+1.5%
1861486+4.7%
1872516+6.2%
1881594+15.1%
1891652+9.8%
1901791+21.3%
1911761−3.8%
1921772+1.4%
1931819+6.1%
1946623−23.9%
1954635+1.9%
1962614−3.3%
1968735+19.7%
1975802+9.1%
19821,097+36.8%
19901,353+23.3%
19991,454+7.5%
20061,537+5.7%
20111,726+12.3%

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