Belmont, Doubs

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Belmont
Belmont is located in France
Belmont
Belmont
Coordinates: 47°13′18″N 6°22′02″E / 47.2217°N 6.3672°E / 47.2217; 6.3672Coordinates: 47°13′18″N 6°22′02″E / 47.2217°N 6.3672°E / 47.2217; 6.3672
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Pontarlier
Canton Valdahon
Intercommunality Pays de Pierrefontaine–Vercel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Cassard
Area1 4.72 km2 (1.82 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 64
 • Density 14/km2 (35/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 25052 /25530
Elevation 535–633 m (1,755–2,077 ft)
(avg. 613 m or 2,011 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.

Belmont is a commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

Personalities[edit]

It is the birthplace of Louis Pergaud (1882–1915), writer and soldier.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 46 —    
1968 52 +13.0%
1975 43 −17.3%
1982 49 +14.0%
1990 47 −4.1%
1999 60 +27.7%
2008 58 −3.3%
2012 64 +10.3%

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