Cervières, Hautes-Alpes

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Cervières
A view of the church of Saint-Michel-et-Saint-Mammès and the church of Saint-Michel
A view of the church of Saint-Michel-et-Saint-Mammès and the church of Saint-Michel
Coat of arms of Cervières
Coat of arms
Location of Cervières
Cervières is located in France
Cervières
Cervières
Cervières is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Cervières
Cervières
Coordinates: 44°52′14″N 6°43′21″E / 44.8706°N 6.7225°E / 44.8706; 6.7225Coordinates: 44°52′14″N 6°43′21″E / 44.8706°N 6.7225°E / 44.8706; 6.7225
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentHautes-Alpes
ArrondissementBriançon
CantonBriançon-1
IntercommunalityBriançonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Thierry Ducurtil
Area
1
109.68 km2 (42.35 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
156
 • Density1.4/km2 (3.7/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
05027 /05100
Elevation1,375–3,294 m (4,511–10,807 ft)
(avg. 1,620 m or 5,310 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.

Cervières is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.

The village lies at the foot of the Col d'Izoard, which is often on the route of the Tour de France and Giro d'Italia.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1913900—    
1946400−55.6%
196271−82.2%
1968111+56.3%
197596−13.5%
1982105+9.4%
1990120+14.3%
1999129+7.5%
2008156+20.9%

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