Beausite

Beausite is a commune in the Meuse department in the Grand Est region in northeastern France.

The former towns of Amblaincourt, Deuxnouds-devant-Beauzée, and Seraucourt were joined to Beauzée-sur-Aire on 1 December 1972, which subsequently changed its name to Beausite on 1 January 1973.

Beausite
Location of Beausite
Beausite is located in France
Beausite
Beausite
Beausite is located in Grand Est
Beausite
Beausite
Coordinates: 48°58′07″N 5°11′34″E / 48.9686°N 5.1928°ECoordinates: 48°58′07″N 5°11′34″E / 48.9686°N 5.1928°E
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentMeuse
ArrondissementBar-le-Duc
CantonDieue-sur-Meuse
IntercommunalityTriaucourt Vaubecourt
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Marechal
Area
1
25.41 km2 (9.81 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
255
 • Density10/km2 (26/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
55040 /55250
Elevation219–336 m (719–1,102 ft)
(avg. 235 m or 771 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Population

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962478—    
1968420−12.1%
1975370−11.9%
1982338−8.6%
1990337−0.3%
1999279−17.2%
2007287+2.9%
2009291+1.4%

See also

References

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
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