Bellenaves

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Bellenaves
Post office
Post office
Bellenaves is located in France
Bellenaves
Bellenaves
Coordinates: 46°12′05″N 3°04′51″E / 46.2014°N 3.0808°E / 46.2014; 3.0808Coordinates: 46°12′05″N 3°04′51″E / 46.2014°N 3.0808°E / 46.2014; 3.0808
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Montluçon
Canton Gannat
Intercommunality Sioule, Colettes et Bouble
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Dominique Bidet
Area1 34.88 km2 (13.47 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 1,017
 • Density 29/km2 (76/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03022 /03330
Elevation 297–543 m (974–1,781 ft)
(avg. 395 m or 1,296 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.

Bellenaves (occitan Balanava) is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The river Bouble forms part of the commune's northeastern border.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants are called Bellenavois and Bellenavoises.[1]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,068 —    
1968 1,196 +12.0%
1975 1,118 −6.5%
1982 1,104 −1.3%
1990 1,006 −8.9%
1999 1,003 −0.3%
2008 1,032 +2.9%
2013 1,017 −1.5%
Source: INSEE (1968–2013[2])

Administration[edit]

  • 2008–current: Dominique Bidet[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bellenaves (03330)". habitants.fr (in French). SARL Patagos. Retrieved 24 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "2013 legal populations - Bellenaves". INSEE (in French). Retrieved 24 January 2016. 
  3. ^ "Liste nominative des communes de l'Allier (avec maire, arrondissement et canton)" [Nominative list of communes of Allier (with mayor, arrondissement and canton)] (PDF). Association of Mayors and Presidents of Communities of Allier (in French). 1 April 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 13 May 2015.