Grancey-le-Château-Neuvelle

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Grancey-le-Château-Neuvelle
Chateau
Chateau
Coat of arms of Grancey-le-Château-Neuvelle
Coat of arms
Grancey-le-Château-Neuvelle is located in France
Grancey-le-Château-Neuvelle
Grancey-le-Château-Neuvelle
Coordinates: 47°40′15″N 5°01′36″E / 47.6708°N 5.0267°E / 47.6708; 5.0267Coordinates: 47°40′15″N 5°01′36″E / 47.6708°N 5.0267°E / 47.6708; 5.0267
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Côte-d'Or
Arrondissement Dijon
Canton Grancey-le-Château-Neuvelle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Agnès Bastian
Area
 • Land1 27.55 km2 (10.64 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 265
 • Population2 density 9.6/km2 (25/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 21304 / 21580
Elevation 309–493 m (1,014–1,617 ft)
(avg. 430 m or 1,410 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.

Grancey-le-Château-Neuvelle is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

The castle was built between 1705 and 1725 by Jacques Eléonor Rouxel de Grancey on the location of a medieval fortress, erected in 1098 by Ponce de Grancey.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1841 670 —    
1851 717 +7.0%
1861 668 −6.8%
1866 601 −10.0%
1874 551 −8.3%
1881 617 +12.0%
1886 464 −24.8%
1896 381 −17.9%
1926 302 −20.7%
1962 288 −4.6%
1968 310 +7.6%
1975 317 +2.3%
1982 269 −15.1%
1990 278 +3.3%
1999 292 +5.0%
2008 265 −9.2%

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