Brunet, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

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Brunet
Commune
The village of Brunet, seen from the north
The village of Brunet, seen from the north
Coat of arms of Brunet
Coat of arms
Brunet is located in France
Brunet
Brunet
Coordinates: 43°53′32″N 6°01′52″E / 43.8922°N 6.0311°E / 43.8922; 6.0311Coordinates: 43°53′32″N 6°01′52″E / 43.8922°N 6.0311°E / 43.8922; 6.0311
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Digne-les-Bains
Canton Valensole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Francis Berard
Area1 28.47 km2 (10.99 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 258
 • Density 9.1/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 04035 /04210
Elevation 369–690 m (1,211–2,264 ft)
(avg. 425 m or 1,394 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.

Brunet is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the left bank of the Asse, which forms most of the commune's northern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1765 418 —    
1793 415 −0.7%
1806 483 +16.4%
1821 521 +7.9%
1831 509 −2.3%
1836 520 +2.2%
1841 487 −6.3%
1846 427 −12.3%
1851 456 +6.8%
1856 463 +1.5%
1861 430 −7.1%
1866 433 +0.7%
1872 418 −3.5%
1876 414 −1.0%
1881 390 −5.8%
1886 368 −5.6%
1891 346 −6.0%
1896 330 −4.6%
1901 342 +3.6%
1906 356 +4.1%
1911 321 −9.8%
1921 290 −9.7%
1926 234 −19.3%
1931 228 −2.6%
1936 200 −12.3%
1946 182 −9.0%
1954 187 +2.7%
1962 190 +1.6%
1968 186 −2.1%
1975 217 +16.7%
1982 258 +18.9%
1990 162 −37.2%
1999 218 +34.6%
2008 258 +18.3%

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