Bellenaves

Bellenaves (occitan Balanava) is a commune in the Allier department in central France.

Bellenaves
Post office
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Location of Bellenaves
Bellenaves is located in France
Bellenaves
Bellenaves
Bellenaves is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Bellenaves
Bellenaves
Coordinates: 46°12′05″N 3°04′51″E / 46.2014°N 3.0808°E / 46.2014; 3.0808Coordinates: 46°12′05″N 3°04′51″E / 46.2014°N 3.0808°E / 46.2014; 3.0808
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAllier
ArrondissementVichy
CantonGannat
IntercommunalitySaint-Pourçain Sioule Limagne
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Dominique Bidet
Area
1
34.88 km2 (13.47 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
1,020
 • Density29/km2 (76/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
03022 /03330
Elevation297–543 m (974–1,781 ft)
(avg. 395 m or 1,296 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

The river Bouble forms part of the commune's northeastern border.

PopulationEdit

Inhabitants are called Bellenavois and Bellenavoises.[2]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,068—    
19681,196+12.0%
19751,118−6.5%
19821,104−1.3%
19901,006−8.9%
19991,003−0.3%
20081,032+2.9%
20131,017−1.5%
20151,016−0.1%
Source: INSEE (1968–2013[3])

AdministrationEdit

  • 2008–current: Dominique Bidet[4]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Bellenaves (03330)". habitants.fr (in French). SARL Patagos. Retrieved 24 January 2016.
  3. ^ "2013 legal populations - Bellenaves". INSEE (in French). Retrieved 24 January 2016.
  4. ^ "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 13 May 2015.