Briaucourt, Haute-Saône

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Briaucourt
The church in Briaucourt
The church in Briaucourt
Location of Briaucourt
Briaucourt is located in France
Briaucourt
Briaucourt
Briaucourt is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Briaucourt
Briaucourt
Coordinates: 47°49′28″N 6°15′01″E / 47.8244°N 6.2503°E / 47.8244; 6.2503Coordinates: 47°49′28″N 6°15′01″E / 47.8244°N 6.2503°E / 47.8244; 6.2503
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentHaute-Saône
ArrondissementLure
CantonSaint-Loup-sur-Semouse
Area
1
9.83 km2 (3.80 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
239
 • Density24/km2 (63/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
70097 /70800
Elevation227–294 m (745–965 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Briaucourt is a commune in the Haute-Saône department in the region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Lanterne River flows through the commune. To the South it borders the communes of Velorcey, Abelcourt, Sainte-Marie-en-Chaux, from southeast to southwest, respectively. To the west it borders the communes of Ormoiche and Francalmont. To the east, Conflans-sur-Lanterne. To the north it borders Ainville, and to the northeast, Plainemont. Out of these, two of them are in different cantons, Plainemont, which is in the Canton Port-sur-Saône, and the Commune of Ormoiche, which is in the Canton of Luxeuil-les-Bains.

Notable people[edit]

Mayors of Briaucourt[edit]

  • Raymond Py (2001-2003, Independent)
  • Denis Laurent (2003–Present, The Republicans)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.