Huez

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Huez-en-Oisans
L'Alpe d'Huez
L'Alpe d'Huez
Coat of arms of Huez-en-Oisans
Coat of arms
Huez-en-Oisans is located in France
Huez-en-Oisans
Huez-en-Oisans
Coordinates: 45°05′00″N 6°03′36″E / 45.0833°N 6.06°E / 45.0833; 6.06Coordinates: 45°05′00″N 6°03′36″E / 45.0833°N 6.06°E / 45.0833; 6.06
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Le Bourg-d'Oisans
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Yves Noyrey
Area1 14 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 1,398
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38191 / 38750
Elevation 1,024–3,081 m (3,360–10,108 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.

Huez is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France. The mountain resort Alpe d'Huez is located in the commune. L'Alpe d'Huez is often an ascent on the Tour de France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 368 —    
1806 407 +10.6%
1821 406 −0.2%
1831 465 +14.5%
1841 424 −8.8%
1851 485 +14.4%
1861 450 −7.2%
1872 474 +5.3%
1881 418 −11.8%
1891 402 −3.8%
1901 372 −7.5%
1911 353 −5.1%
1921 330 −6.5%
1931 269 −18.5%
1946 482 +79.2%
1954 331 −31.3%
1962 493 +48.9%
1975 1,410 +186.0%
1982 1,154 −18.2%
1990 1,265 +9.6%
1999 1,671 +32.1%
2006 1,327 −20.6%
2011 1,398 +5.4%

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External links[edit]

  • [alpedhuez.com Official site]