Villar-d'Arêne

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Villar-d'Arêne
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Coat of arms of Villar-d'Arêne
Coat of arms
Villar-d'Arêne is located in France
Villar-d'Arêne
Villar-d'Arêne
Coordinates: 45°02′37″N 6°20′15″E / 45.0436°N 6.3375°E / 45.0436; 6.3375Coordinates: 45°02′37″N 6°20′15″E / 45.0436°N 6.3375°E / 45.0436; 6.3375
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Hautes-Alpes
Arrondissement Briançon
Canton La Grave
Intercommunality Briançon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Xavier Crêt
Area1 77.51 km2 (29.93 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 284
 • Density 3.7/km2 (9.5/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 05181 / 05480
Elevation 1,519–3,883 m (4,984–12,740 ft)
(avg. 1,650 m or 5,410 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.

Villar-d'Arêne is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 146 —    
1968 160 +9.6%
1975 155 −3.1%
1982 184 +18.7%
1990 178 −3.3%
1999 219 +23.0%
2008 284 +29.7%

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