Bourdonnay

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Bourdonnay
Eglise Bourdonnay (1).JPG
Coat of arms of Bourdonnay
Coat of arms
Bourdonnay is located in France
Bourdonnay
Bourdonnay
Coordinates: 48°43′13″N 6°43′47″E / 48.7203°N 6.7297°E / 48.7203; 6.7297Coordinates: 48°43′13″N 6°43′47″E / 48.7203°N 6.7297°E / 48.7203; 6.7297
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Moselle
Arrondissement Château-Salins
Canton Vic-sur-Seille
Intercommunality Saulnois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Chateaux
Area
 • Land1 17.4 km2 (6.7 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 259
 • Population2 density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 57099 / 57810
Elevation 217–283 m (712–928 ft)
(avg. 320 m or 1,050 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.

Bourdonnay is a commune in the Moselle department in Lorraine in northeastern France.

History[edit]

Previous Names:[1] Bordoneis (1175), Portenach (14th century), Bortnach (1455-1469), Bortnachen (1460), Borthenachen (1461).

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1794 670 —    
1806 970 +44.8%
1831 1,047 +7.9%
1851 991 −5.3%
1872 751 −24.2%
1901 600 −20.1%
1926 476 −20.7%
1936 413 −13.2%
1954 379 −8.2%
1962 342 −9.8%
1968 357 +4.4%
1975 313 −12.3%
1982 272 −13.1%
1990 215 −21.0%
1999 239 +11.2%
2006 254 +6.3%
2009 259 +2.0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Siedlungsnamen zwischen Spätantike und frühem Mittelalter - Monika Buchmüller-Pfaff