Barret-sur-Méouge

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Barret-sur-Méouge
Barret sur Méouge.jpg
Barret-sur-Méouge is located in France
Barret-sur-Méouge
Barret-sur-Méouge
Coordinates: 44°15′48″N 5°44′03″E / 44.2633°N 5.7342°E / 44.2633; 5.7342Coordinates: 44°15′48″N 5°44′03″E / 44.2633°N 5.7342°E / 44.2633; 5.7342
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Hautes-Alpes
Arrondissement Gap
Canton Ribiers
Intercommunality Ribiers Val de Méouge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bruno Lagier
Area1 26.72 km2 (10.32 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 214
 • Density 8.0/km2 (21/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 05014 / 05300
Elevation 592–1,555 m (1,942–5,102 ft)
(avg. 649 m or 2,129 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.

Barret-sur-Méouge is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France. It is located at the start of the 'Gorges de la Méouge' on the Méouge river.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 179 —    
1968 342 +91.1%
1975 291 −14.9%
1982 187 −35.7%
1990 237 +26.7%
1999 232 −2.1%
2008 214 −7.8%

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