Behren-lès-Forbach

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Behren-lès-Forbach
Behren-les-Forbach-panorama.jpg
Coat of arms of Behren-lès-Forbach
Coat of arms
Behren-lès-Forbach is located in France
Behren-lès-Forbach
Behren-lès-Forbach
Coordinates: 49°10′28″N 6°56′08″E / 49.1744°N 6.9356°E / 49.1744; 6.9356Coordinates: 49°10′28″N 6°56′08″E / 49.1744°N 6.9356°E / 49.1744; 6.9356
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Forbach-Boulay-Moselle
Canton Stiring-Wendel
Intercommunality Forbach Porte de France
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jérôme Dibo
Area1 5.54 km2 (2.14 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 8,535
 • Density 1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 57058 /57460
Elevation 243–382 m (797–1,253 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.

Behren-lès-Forbach is a commune in the Moselle department in Grand Est in northeastern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 250 —    
1800 244 −2.4%
1806 291 +19.3%
1926 519 +78.4%
1931 502 −3.3%
1936 473 −5.8%
1946 429 −9.3%
1954 534 +24.5%
1962 10,486 +1863.7%
1968 12,512 +19.3%
1975 12,015 −4.0%
1982 11,152 −7.2%
1990 10,291 −7.7%
1999 10,073 −2.1%
2006 9,146 −9.2%
2009 8,535 −6.7%

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