Buchères

Buchères is a commune in the Aube department in north-central France.

Buchères
Location of Buchères
Buchères is located in France
Buchères
Buchères
Buchères is located in Grand Est
Buchères
Buchères
Coordinates: 48°14′19″N 4°06′33″E / 48.2386°N 4.1092°E / 48.2386; 4.1092Coordinates: 48°14′19″N 4°06′33″E / 48.2386°N 4.1092°E / 48.2386; 4.1092
CountryFrance
RegionGrand Est
DepartmentAube
ArrondissementTroyes
CantonVendeuvre-sur-Barse
IntercommunalityCA Troyes Champagne Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Lebeau
Area
1
7.14 km2 (2.76 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
1,688
 • Density240/km2 (610/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
10067 /10800
Elevation111–133 m (364–436 ft)
(avg. 118 m or 387 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

World War IIEdit

On August 24, 1944, men of the 51st SS-Brigade massacred 68 people, of whom 10 children under ten year old, 5 elderly above seventy years, 35 women and three babies of 18, 11 and 6 months.[2]

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
1793 277—    
1800 408+47.3%
1806 421+3.2%
1821 446+5.9%
1831 556+24.7%
1836 570+2.5%
1841 618+8.4%
1846 634+2.6%
1851 653+3.0%
1856 580−11.2%
1861 552−4.8%
1866 555+0.5%
1872 508−8.5%
1876 497−2.2%
1881 490−1.4%
1886 475−3.1%
1891 426−10.3%
1896 434+1.9%
1901 429−1.2%
1906 458+6.8%
1911 422−7.9%
1921 435+3.1%
1926 485+11.5%
1931 533+9.9%
1936 514−3.6%
1946 483−6.0%
1954 531+9.9%
1962 602+13.4%
1968 727+20.8%
1975 1,072+47.5%
1982 1,314+22.6%
1990 1,328+1.1%
1999 1,345+1.3%
2006 1,394+3.6%
2009 1,404+0.7%
2012 1,435+2.2%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.
  2. ^ (in French) Bruge, Roger (1994) 1944 Le temps des Massacres, les crimes de la Gestapo et de la 51e Brigade SS, Albin Michel, ISBN 2-226-06966-6