Arc-et-Senans

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Arc-et-Senans
Royal Saltworks
Royal Saltworks
Coat of arms of Arc-et-Senans
Coat of arms
Arc-et-Senans is located in France
Arc-et-Senans
Arc-et-Senans
Coordinates: 47°01′59″N 5°46′45″E / 47.0331°N 5.7792°E / 47.0331; 5.7792Coordinates: 47°01′59″N 5°46′45″E / 47.0331°N 5.7792°E / 47.0331; 5.7792
Country France
Region Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Besançon
Canton Quingey
Intercommunality Canton of Quingey
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Maurice
Area
 • Land1 14.98 km2 (5.78 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,448
 • Population2 density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 25610 / 39210
Elevation 226–292 m (741–958 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Arc-et-Senans is a commune in the Doubs department in the Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

The Royal Saltworks, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1982, are located here.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 1,164 —    
1968 1,236 +6.2%
1975 1,231 −0.4%
1982 1,303 +5.8%
1990 1,277 −2.0%
1999 1,364 +6.8%
2008 1,448 +6.2%

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