Chabestan

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Chabestan
Commune
The Roc de Longue Dent
The Roc de Longue Dent
Coat of arms of Chabestan
Coat of arms
Chabestan is located in France
Chabestan
Chabestan
Coordinates: 44°28′44″N 5°47′02″E / 44.4789°N 5.7839°E / 44.4789; 5.7839Coordinates: 44°28′44″N 5°47′02″E / 44.4789°N 5.7839°E / 44.4789; 5.7839
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Hautes-Alpes
Arrondissement Gap
Canton Serres
Intercommunality Deux Buëch
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Roger Fournel
Area1 12.2 km2 (4.7 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 131
 • Density 11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 05028 /05400
Elevation 715–1,360 m (2,346–4,462 ft)
(avg. 734 m or 2,408 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 101 —    
1968 113 +11.9%
1975 101 −10.6%
1982 105 +4.0%
1990 112 +6.7%
1999 126 +12.5%
2008 131 +4.0%

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