La Motte-du-Caire

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La Motte-du-Caire
War memorial
War memorial
Coat of arms of La Motte-du-Caire
Coat of arms
La Motte-du-Caire is located in France
La Motte-du-Caire
La Motte-du-Caire
Coordinates: 44°20′40″N 6°01′45″E / 44.3444°N 6.0292°E / 44.3444; 6.0292Coordinates: 44°20′40″N 6°01′45″E / 44.3444°N 6.0292°E / 44.3444; 6.0292
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Forcalquier
Canton La Motte-du-Caire
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marcel Clément
Area
 • Land1 27.27 km2 (10.53 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 507
 • Population2 density 19/km2 (48/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 04134 / 04250
Elevation 623–1,547 m (2,044–5,075 ft)
(avg. 707 m or 2,320 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 Motte-du-Caire is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1765 645 —    
1793 550 −14.7%
1800 581 +5.6%
1806 611 +5.2%
1821 574 −6.1%
1831 692 +20.6%
1836 692 +0.0%
1841 719 +3.9%
1846 717 −0.3%
1851 720 +0.4%
1856 659 −8.5%
1861 680 +3.2%
1866 690 +1.5%
1872 646 −6.4%
1876 686 +6.2%
1881 715 +4.2%
1886 697 −2.5%
1891 678 −2.7%
1896 652 −3.8%
1901 626 −4.0%
1906 595 −5.0%
1911 559 −6.1%
1921 483 −13.6%
1926 458 −5.2%
1931 444 −3.1%
1936 477 +7.4%
1946 376 −21.2%
1954 341 −9.3%
1962 362 +6.2%
1968 347 −4.1%
1975 420 +21.0%
1982 403 −4.0%
1990 438 +8.7%
1999 484 +10.5%
2008 507 +4.8%

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