Bessins

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Bessins
Commune
A general view of Bessins, at the beginning of the 20th century
A general view of Bessins, at the beginning of the 20th century
Bessins is located in France
Bessins
Bessins
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Bessins is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Bessins
Bessins
Coordinates: 45°12′12″N 5°15′56″E / 45.2033°N 5.2656°E / 45.2033; 5.2656Coordinates: 45°12′12″N 5°15′56″E / 45.2033°N 5.2656°E / 45.2033; 5.2656
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentIsère
ArrondissementGrenoble
CantonLe Sud Grésivaudan
IntercommunalityPays de Saint-Marcellin
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Georges Chanron
Area14.65 km2 (1.80 sq mi)
Population (2009)2130
 • Density28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code38041 /38160
Elevation405–650 m (1,329–2,133 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

Bessins is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962119—    
1968126+5.9%
1975124−1.6%
1982101−18.5%
199090−10.9%
1999107+18.9%
2009130+21.5%

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