Bassing

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Bassing
The town hall and school in Bassing
The town hall and school in Bassing
Coat of arms of Bassing
Coat of arms
Location of Bassing
Bassing is located in France
Bassing
Bassing
Bassing is located in Grand Est
Bassing
Bassing
Coordinates: 48°52′10″N 6°48′09″E / 48.8694°N 6.8025°E / 48.8694; 6.8025Coordinates: 48°52′10″N 6°48′09″E / 48.8694°N 6.8025°E / 48.8694; 6.8025
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMoselle
ArrondissementSarrebourg-Château-Salins
CantonLe Saulnois
IntercommunalityCC Saulnois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Schweitzer
Area
1
6.3 km2 (2.4 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
126
 • Density20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
57053 /57260
Elevation220–283 m (722–928 ft)
(avg. 240 m or 790 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Bassing (German: Bessingen) is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in northeastern France.

History[edit]

Previous names:[2] Bessingen (1267), Bassigen (1267), Bessing (1553), Bensingen (1594), Bestingen (1665).

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962 129—    
1968 139+7.8%
1975 123−11.5%
1982 108−12.2%
1990 132+22.2%
1999 142+7.6%
2006 133−6.3%
2009 133+0.0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Kunst und Alterthum in Elsass-Lothringen - Franz Xaver Kraus