Dompierre-sur-Besbre

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Dompierre-sur-Besbre
The main road in Dompierre-sur-Besbre
The main road in Dompierre-sur-Besbre
Coat of arms of Dompierre-sur-Besbre
Coat of arms
Dompierre-sur-Besbre is located in France
Dompierre-sur-Besbre
Dompierre-sur-Besbre
Coordinates: 46°31′23″N 3°40′55″E / 46.5231°N 3.6819°E / 46.5231; 3.6819Coordinates: 46°31′23″N 3°40′55″E / 46.5231°N 3.6819°E / 46.5231; 3.6819
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Moulins
Canton Dompierre-sur-Besbre
Intercommunality Val de Besbre Sologne Bourbonnaise
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pascal Vernisse[1]
Area1 45.63 km2 (17.62 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 3,128
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03102 / 03290
Elevation 207–271 m (679–889 ft)
(avg. 216 m or 709 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.

Dompierre-sur-Besbre is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 3,528 —    
1968 4,031 +14.3%
1975 4,115 +2.1%
1982 4,040 −1.8%
1990 3,807 −5.8%
1999 3,477 −8.7%
2008 3,216 −7.5%
2012 3,128 −2.7%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liste nominative des communes de l'Allier (avec maire, arrondissement et canton)" [Nominative list of communes of Allier (with mayor, arrondissement and canton)] (PDF). Association of Mayors and Presidents of Communities of Allier (in French). 1 April 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 1 August 2015.