Bassecourt

former municipality of Switzerland in Jura

Bassecourt is a former municipality of the district of Delémont in the canton of Jura in Switzerland. On 1 January 2013 the former municipalities of Bassecourt, Courfaivre, Glovelier, Soulce and Undervelier merged to form the new municipality of Haute-Sorne.

Bassecourt
Coat of arms of Bassecourt
Coat of arms
Location of Bassecourt
CountrySwitzerland
CantonJura
DistrictDelémont
Government
 • MayorFrançoise Cattin
Area
 • Total15.57 km2 (6.01 sq mi)
Elevation
477 m (1,565 ft)
Population
 (2003)
 • Total3,333
 • Density210/km2 (550/sq mi)
Demonym(s)Les Patas
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (Central European Time)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (Central European Summer Time)
Postal code(s)
2854
SFOS number461
LocalitiesBerlincourt
Surrounded byGlovelier, Boécourt, Develier, Courfaivre, Undervelier.
Websitewww.bassecourt.ch
SFSO statistics
Bassecourt
Chapell St. Hubert

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