Gibles

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Gibles
Gibles is located in France
Gibles
Gibles
Coordinates: 46°19′31″N 4°22′47″E / 46.3253°N 4.3797°E / 46.3253; 4.3797Coordinates: 46°19′31″N 4°22′47″E / 46.3253°N 4.3797°E / 46.3253; 4.3797
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Saône-et-Loire
Arrondissement Charolles
Canton La Clayette
Area
 • Land1 19.66 km2 (7.59 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 675
 • Population2 density 34/km2 (89/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 71218 / 71800
Elevation 343–691 m (1,125–2,267 ft)
(avg. 465 m or 1,526 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.

Gibles is a commune in the Saône-et-Loire department in the region of Bourgogne in eastern France.

Administration[edit]

Mayors of Gibles have included:

  • 1955-1977 Louis Gatille
  • 1977-1995 Jean Grisard
  • 1995-2008 Jean-Claude Renon

Geography[edit]

Gibles is part of the Brionnais countryside.

Demography[edit]

Historical population of Gibles
(Source: INSEE[1])
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 708 729 677 680 604 608
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

Interior of Gibles parish church


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