Villefort, Lozère

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Villefort
Dam and lake of Villefort
Dam and lake of Villefort
Villefort is located in France
Villefort
Villefort
Coordinates: 44°26′25″N 3°55′58″E / 44.4403°N 3.9328°E / 44.4403; 3.9328Coordinates: 44°26′25″N 3°55′58″E / 44.4403°N 3.9328°E / 44.4403; 3.9328
Country France
Region Languedoc-Roussillon
Department Lozère
Arrondissement Mende
Canton Villefort
Intercommunality Villefort
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Luc Jean
Area1 7.35 km2 (2.84 sq mi)
Population (2005)2 639
 • Density 87/km2 (230/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 48198 / 48800
Elevation 509–960 m (1,670–3,150 ft)
(avg. 605 m or 1,985 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.

Villefort is a commune in the Lozère department in southern France.

People[edit]

Villefort was the birthplace of Odilon Barrot (1791–1873), politician and Prime Minister of France.

See also[edit]

External links[edit]