La Javie

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La Javie
Coat of arms of La Javie
Coat of arms
La Javie is located in France
La Javie
La Javie
Coordinates: 44°10′31″N 6°21′07″E / 44.1753°N 6.3519°E / 44.1753; 6.3519Coordinates: 44°10′31″N 6°21′07″E / 44.1753°N 6.3519°E / 44.1753; 6.3519
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Digne-les-Bains
Canton La Javie
Intercommunality Haute Bléone
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Carteron
Area
 • Land1 37.27 km2 (14.39 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 391
 • Population2 density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 04097 / 04420
Elevation 752–2,186 m (2,467–7,172 ft)
(avg. 800 m or 2,600 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.

La Javie is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the right bank of the Bléone, which flows west through the southeastern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1765 349 —    
1793 331 −5.2%
1800 130 −60.7%
1806 311 +139.2%
1821 412 +32.5%
1831 428 +3.9%
1836 452 +5.6%
1841 472 +4.4%
1846 521 +10.4%
1851 479 −8.1%
1856 399 −16.7%
1861 386 −3.3%
1866 455 +17.9%
1872 457 +0.4%
1876 505 +10.5%
1881 506 +0.2%
1886 445 −12.1%
1891 466 +4.7%
1896 464 −0.4%
1901 431 −7.1%
1906 421 −2.3%
1911 413 −1.9%
1921 378 −8.5%
1926 367 −2.9%
1931 321 −12.5%
1936 338 +5.3%
1946 291 −13.9%
1954 296 +1.7%
1962 265 −10.5%
1968 257 −3.0%
1975 222 −13.6%
1982 251 +13.1%
1990 297 +18.3%
1999 335 +12.8%
2008 391 +16.7%

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