Saint-Pourçain-sur-Besbre

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Saint-Pourçain-sur-Besbre
The Chateau de Beauvoir, in Saint-Pourcain-sur-Besbre
The Chateau de Beauvoir, in Saint-Pourcain-sur-Besbre
Saint-Pourçain-sur-Besbre is located in France
Saint-Pourçain-sur-Besbre
Saint-Pourçain-sur-Besbre
Coordinates: 46°28′34″N 3°38′14″E / 46.4761°N 3.6372°E / 46.4761; 3.6372Coordinates: 46°28′34″N 3°38′14″E / 46.4761°N 3.6372°E / 46.4761; 3.6372
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Allier
Arrondissement Moulins
Canton Dompierre-sur-Besbre
Intercommunality Val de Besbre Sologne Bourbonnaise
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Fabrice Maridet[1]
Area1 32.99 km2 (12.74 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 428
 • Density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 03253 /03290
Elevation 219–286 m (719–938 ft)
(avg. 232 m or 761 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.

Saint-Pourçain-sur-Besbre is a commune in the Allier department in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 415 —    
1968 467 +12.5%
1975 477 +2.1%
1982 448 −6.1%
1990 423 −5.6%
1999 426 +0.7%
2008 417 −2.1%
2013 428 +2.6%
Source: INSEE (1968–2013)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liste nominative des communes de l'Allier" [Nominative list of communes of Allier] (PDF) (in French). Association of Mayors and Presidents of Communities of Allier. 4 April 2016. Retrieved 17 April 2016.