Jaujac

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Jaujac
France Ardeche Jaujac 02.jpg
Coat of arms of Jaujac
Coat of arms
Jaujac is located in France
Jaujac
Jaujac
Coordinates: 44°38′16″N 4°15′25″E / 44.6378°N 4.2569°E / 44.6378; 4.2569Coordinates: 44°38′16″N 4°15′25″E / 44.6378°N 4.2569°E / 44.6378; 4.2569
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Largentière
Canton Thueyts
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Bardine
Area
 • Land1 24.27 km2 (9.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,191
 • Population2 density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07107 / 07380
Elevation 332–1,207 m (1,089–3,960 ft)
(avg. 404 m or 1,325 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.

Jaujac is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

It was the site of the love story of Guillem de Balaun, the historicity of which is dubious.

Geography[edit]

The village lies in the northeastern part of the commune, on the right bank of the river Lignon, which flows northeast through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,047 —    
1968 1,093 +4.4%
1975 1,077 −1.5%
1982 1,085 +0.7%
1990 1,020 −6.0%
1999 1,065 +4.4%
2008 1,191 +11.8%

See also[edit]

References[edit]