Rahon, Jura

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Rahon is located in France
Coordinates: 46°59′15″N 5°27′43″E / 46.9875°N 5.4619°E / 46.9875; 5.4619Coordinates: 46°59′15″N 5°27′43″E / 46.9875°N 5.4619°E / 46.9875; 5.4619
Country France
Region Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Dole
Canton Chaussin
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Paul Malaizier
Area1 19.60 km2 (7.57 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 472
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 39448 / 39120
Elevation 191–243 m (627–797 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.

Rahon is a commune in the Jura department in Franche-Comté in eastern France.


At the census of 1999, the population was 472. The estimate for 2005 was 515.

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