Orain

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Orain
Église d'Orain 01.JPG
Orain is located in France
Orain
Orain
Coordinates: 47°36′33″N 5°25′45″E / 47.6092°N 5.4292°E / 47.6092; 5.4292Coordinates: 47°36′33″N 5°25′45″E / 47.6092°N 5.4292°E / 47.6092; 5.4292
Country France
Region Burgundy
Department Côte-d'Or
Arrondissement Dijon
Canton Fontaine-Française
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Borderelle
Area
 • Land1 13.67 km2 (5.28 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 95
 • Population2 density 6.9/km2 (18/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 21468 / 21610
Elevation 242–327 m (794–1,073 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

Orain is a commune in the Côte-d'Or department in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 116 —    
1968 151 +30.2%
1975 152 +0.7%
1982 122 −19.7%
1990 101 −17.2%
1999 109 +7.9%
2008 95 −12.8%

Personalities[edit]

Jean Thurel, the "oldest soldier of Europe", was born in Orain in 1699.

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