La Besace

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La Besace
Commune
La Besace (08 Ardennes) - la Mairie - Photo Francis Neuvens lesardennesvuesdusol.fotoloft.fr.JPG
Coat of arms of La Besace
Coat of arms
La Besace is located in France
La Besace
La Besace
Location within Grand Est region
La Besace is located in Grand Est
La Besace
La Besace
Coordinates: 49°33′28″N 4°57′40″E / 49.5578°N 4.9611°E / 49.5578; 4.9611Coordinates: 49°33′28″N 4°57′40″E / 49.5578°N 4.9611°E / 49.5578; 4.9611
Country France
Region Grand Est
Department Ardennes
Arrondissement Sedan
Canton Vouziers
Intercommunality Trois Cantons
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Jacques Duvivier
Area1 13.97 km2 (5.39 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 122
 • Density 8.7/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 08063 /08450
Elevation 182–275 m (597–902 ft)
(avg. 244 m or 801 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.

La Besace is a commune in the Ardennes department in northern France.

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Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962166—    
1968173+4.2%
1975165−4.6%
1982129−21.8%
1990132+2.3%
1999133+0.8%
2008122−8.3%

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