Betz, Oise

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Betz
Commune
The church in Betz
The church in Betz
Betz is located in France
Betz
Betz
Location within Hauts-de-France region
Betz is located in Hauts-de-France
Betz
Betz
Coordinates: 49°09′27″N 2°57′22″E / 49.1575°N 2.9561°E / 49.1575; 2.9561Coordinates: 49°09′27″N 2°57′22″E / 49.1575°N 2.9561°E / 49.1575; 2.9561
Country France
Region Hauts-de-France
Department Oise
Arrondissement Senlis
Canton Nanteuil-le-Haudouin
Intercommunality Pays de Valois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Colette Thellier
Area1 15.39 km2 (5.94 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 1,091
 • Density 71/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 60069 /60620
Elevation 87–140 m (285–459 ft)
(avg. 103 m or 338 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.

Betz is a commune in the Oise department in northern France. The Moroccan King Mohammed VI owns a 71ha palace there, where he is said to employ much of the commune's population.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 321—    
1800 352+9.7%
1806 379+7.7%
1821 331−12.7%
1831 640+93.4%
1836 534−16.6%
1841 492−7.9%
1846 551+12.0%
1851 606+10.0%
1856 596−1.7%
1861 590−1.0%
1866 584−1.0%
1872 541−7.4%
1876 570+5.4%
1881 581+1.9%
1886 630+8.4%
1891 638+1.3%
1896 627−1.7%
1901 598−4.6%
1906 579−3.2%
1911 601+3.8%
1921 533−11.3%
1926 628+17.8%
1931 623−0.8%
1936 618−0.8%
1946 578−6.5%
1954 529−8.5%
1962 459−13.2%
1968 457−0.4%
1975 531+16.2%
1982 640+20.5%
1990 871+36.1%
1999 937+7.6%
2006 992+5.9%
2009 1,072+8.1%
2012 1,091+1.8%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Claire Rivière (31 August 2013). "Enquête exclusive. Le roi de Betz". TelQuel. Retrieved 3 October 2013.