Saint-Jory

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Saint-Jory
Saint-Jory - La Mairie.jpg
Coat of arms of Saint-Jory
Coat of arms
Saint-Jory is located in France
Saint-Jory
Saint-Jory
Coordinates: 43°44′35″N 1°22′14″E / 43.7431°N 1.3706°E / 43.7431; 1.3706Coordinates: 43°44′35″N 1°22′14″E / 43.7431°N 1.3706°E / 43.7431; 1.3706
Country France
Region Midi-Pyrénées
Department Haute-Garonne
Arrondissement Toulouse
Canton Fronton
Intercommunality Hers et Garonne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Henri Miguel
Area1 19.1 km2 (7.4 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 5,026
 • Density 260/km2 (680/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 31490 / 31790
Elevation 105–125 m (344–410 ft)
(avg. 119 m or 390 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.

Saint-Jory is a commune in the Haute-Garonne department in southwestern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,528 —    
1968 2,112 +38.2%
1975 2,533 +19.9%
1982 2,760 +9.0%
1990 3,244 +17.5%
1999 4,069 +25.4%
2008 5,026 +23.5%

Sights[edit]

The Château de Saint-Jory is a 16th-century castle which is listed as a historic site by the French Ministry of Culture.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ www.culture.gouv.fr, accessed 17 March 2008