Batilly, Meurthe-et-Moselle

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Batilly
The church in Batilly
The church in Batilly
Coat of arms of Batilly
Coat of arms
Location of Batilly
Batilly is located in France
Batilly
Batilly
Batilly is located in Grand Est
Batilly
Batilly
Coordinates: 49°10′25″N 5°58′05″E / 49.1736°N 5.9681°E / 49.1736; 5.9681Coordinates: 49°10′25″N 5°58′05″E / 49.1736°N 5.9681°E / 49.1736; 5.9681
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeurthe-et-Moselle
ArrondissementBriey
CantonJarny
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Defer
Area
1
6.37 km2 (2.46 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,284
 • Density200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
54051 /54980
Elevation208–302 m (682–991 ft)
(avg. 245 m or 804 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Batilly is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department in northeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1800 216—    
1822 209−3.2%
1834 174−16.7%
1844 218+25.3%
1850 217−0.5%
1856 197−9.2%
1926 337+71.1%
1931 389+15.4%
1936 447+14.9%
1946 415−7.2%
1948 447+7.7%
1954 565+26.4%
1958 751+32.9%
1962 997+32.8%
1968 1,042+4.5%
1975 1,012−2.9%
1982 1,090+7.7%
1990 1,096+0.6%
1999 1,129+3.0%
2006 1,297+14.9%
2009 1,300+0.2%

SOVAB[edit]

Batilly is home to Société de Véhicules Automobiles de Batilly (SOVAB), which is a major automotive factory. The Renault Master is produced here, as well as badge engineered versions by Opel, Nissan and Vauxhall. Providing 2,700 jobs, the factory is a major centre of employment in the region.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.sovab-renault-batilly.fr/chiffres-cles