Bussy-le-Grand is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

Bussy-le-Grand
Chateau of Bussy-Rabutin
Chateau of Bussy-Rabutin
Location of Bussy-le-Grand
Bussy-le-Grand is located in France
Bussy-le-Grand
Bussy-le-Grand
Bussy-le-Grand is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Bussy-le-Grand
Bussy-le-Grand
Coordinates: 47°34′30″N 4°31′06″E / 47.575°N 4.5183°E / 47.575; 4.5183Coordinates: 47°34′30″N 4°31′06″E / 47.575°N 4.5183°E / 47.575; 4.5183
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentCôte-d'Or
ArrondissementMontbard
CantonMontbard
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Boutron
Area
1
29.69 km2 (11.46 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
319
 • Density11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
21122 /21150
Elevation250–431 m (820–1,414 ft)
(avg. 428 m or 1,404 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
1962315—    
1968367+16.5%
1975312−15.0%
1982298−4.5%
1990246−17.4%
1999267+8.5%
2008297+11.2%

PersonalitiesEdit

Jean-Andoche Junot, a general under Napoleon was born in the village. The Château de Bussy-Rabutin, home of the 17th-century courtier and writer Roger de Rabutin, Comte de Bussy, is located within the commune.

The American painter Douglas Gorsline (1913-1985) lived in the village for twenty years.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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