Bonsmoulins

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Bonsmoulins
Commune
Ruins of the château
Ruins of the château
Coat of arms of Bonsmoulins
Coat of arms
Bonsmoulins is located in France
Bonsmoulins
Bonsmoulins
Location within Normandy region
Bonsmoulins is located in Normandy
Bonsmoulins
Bonsmoulins
Coordinates: 48°39′04″N 0°32′12″E / 48.6511°N 0.5367°E / 48.6511; 0.5367Coordinates: 48°39′04″N 0°32′12″E / 48.6511°N 0.5367°E / 48.6511; 0.5367
Country France
Region Normandy
Department Orne
Arrondissement Mortagne-au-Perche
Canton Tourouvre
Intercommunality Pays de la Marche
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Monique Langevin
Area1 7.57 km2 (2.92 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 218
 • Density 29/km2 (75/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 61053 /61380
Elevation 223–291 m (732–955 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.

Bonsmoulins is a commune in the Orne department in northwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962211—    
1968204−3.3%
1975176−13.7%
1982144−18.2%
1990156+8.3%
1999213+36.5%
2006218+2.3%
2009224+2.8%

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Bonsmoulins
The arms of Bonsmoulins are blazoned :
Gules, a tower Or open, pierced and masoned sable, issuant from a base azure charged with a millwheel argent. (possibly non-official)



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