Puessans

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Puessans
Puessans is located in France
Puessans
Puessans
Coordinates: 47°25′50″N 6°19′26″E / 47.4306°N 6.3239°E / 47.4306; 6.3239Coordinates: 47°25′50″N 6°19′26″E / 47.4306°N 6.3239°E / 47.4306; 6.3239
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Besançon
Canton Rougemont
Intercommunality Pays de Rougemont
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Franck Petit
Area1 3.59 km2 (1.39 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 40
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 25472 /25680
Elevation 272–424 m (892–1,391 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.

Puessans is a commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

Puessans lies 8 km (5.0 mi) south of Rougemont. It nestles at the foot of a hill in the Val-Mont-Martin.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 30 —    
1968 43 +43.3%
1975 41 −4.7%
1982 43 +4.9%
1990 42 −2.3%
1999 42 +0.0%
2004 43 +2.4%
2008 44 +2.3%
2012 40 −9.1%

Economy[edit]

Puessans has remained primarily agricultural.[citation needed]

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