Beaumont, Puy-de-Dôme

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Beaumont
Beaumont with the dormant volcano, the Puy de Dôme in the background
Beaumont with the dormant volcano, the Puy de Dôme in the background
Coat of arms of Beaumont
Coat of arms
Beaumont is located in France
Beaumont
Beaumont
Coordinates: 45°45′09″N 3°05′01″E / 45.7525°N 3.0836°E / 45.7525; 3.0836Coordinates: 45°45′09″N 3°05′01″E / 45.7525°N 3.0836°E / 45.7525; 3.0836
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Puy-de-Dôme
Arrondissement Clermont-Ferrand
Canton Beaumont
Intercommunality Clermont Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Alain Dumeil[1]
Area1 4.01 km2 (1.55 sq mi)
Population (2013[2])2 10,926
 • Density 2,700/km2 (7,100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 63032 /63110
Elevation 393–518 m (1,289–1,699 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 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.

Beaumont is a commune in the Puy-de-Dôme department in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes in central France. The commune lies to the south of the dormant volcano, the Puy-de-Dôme (10 km from the commune and the city) which is clearly visible, including the telecommunication antennas that sit on its top.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,465 —    
1800 1,642 +12.1%
1806 1,796 +9.4%
1821 1,856 +3.3%
1831 1,858 +0.1%
1836 1,953 +5.1%
1841 1,820 −6.8%
1846 1,919 +5.4%
1851 1,846 −3.8%
1856 1,741 −5.7%
1861 1,686 −3.2%
1866 1,563 −7.3%
1872 1,515 −3.1%
1876 1,439 −5.0%
1881 1,479 +2.8%
1886 1,474 −0.3%
1891 1,404 −4.7%
1896 1,388 −1.1%
1901 1,302 −6.2%
1906 1,251 −3.9%
1911 1,328 +6.2%
1921 1,578 +18.8%
1926 2,345 +48.6%
1931 2,779 +18.5%
1936 2,780 +0.0%
1946 3,723 +33.9%
1954 4,405 +18.3%
1962 6,297 +43.0%
1968 6,930 +10.1%
1975 7,580 +9.4%
1982 8,023 +5.8%
1990 9,465 +18.0%
1999 10,741 +13.5%
2006 11,214 +4.4%
2012 10,933 −2.5%
2013 10,926 −0.1%
Source: INSEE (1968–2013)

Personalities[edit]

Born in Beaumont:

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of Mayors of Puy-de-Dôme" (PDF). 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-10-06. 
  2. ^ "2013 Census". INSEE.