Bessé-sur-Braye

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Bessé-sur-Braye
The château of Courtanvaux
The château of Courtanvaux
Coat of arms of Bessé-sur-Braye
Coat of arms
Location of Bessé-sur-Braye
Bessé-sur-Braye is located in France
Bessé-sur-Braye
Bessé-sur-Braye
Bessé-sur-Braye is located in Pays de la Loire
Bessé-sur-Braye
Bessé-sur-Braye
Coordinates: 47°50′02″N 0°44′58″E / 47.8339°N 0.7494°E / 47.8339; 0.7494Coordinates: 47°50′02″N 0°44′58″E / 47.8339°N 0.7494°E / 47.8339; 0.7494
CountryFrance
RegionPays de la Loire
DepartmentSarthe
ArrondissementMamers
CantonSaint-Calais
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jacques Lacoche
Area
1
20.60 km2 (7.95 sq mi)
Population
(2006[1])2
2,430
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Besséen, Besséenne
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
72035 /72310
Elevation64–154 m (210–505 ft)
Websitehttp://www.besse-sur-braye.fr
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.

Bessé-sur-Braye is a commune in the Sarthe department in the region of Pays-de-la-Loire in north-western France.

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