Corbières, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

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Corbières
The old village, the industrial area and the agricultural plain
The old village, the industrial area and the agricultural plain
Coat of arms of Corbières
Coat of arms
Corbières is located in France
Corbières
Corbières
Coordinates: 43°45′43″N 5°45′07″E / 43.7619°N 5.7519°E / 43.7619; 5.7519Coordinates: 43°45′43″N 5°45′07″E / 43.7619°N 5.7519°E / 43.7619; 5.7519
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Forcalquier
Canton Manosque-Sud-Est
Intercommunality Sud 4
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Claude Castel
Area1 19.06 km2 (7.36 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 957
 • Density 50/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 04063 / 04220
Elevation 256–531 m (840–1,742 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1765 282 —    
1793 434 +53.9%
1800 455 +4.8%
1806 505 +11.0%
1821 571 +13.1%
1831 585 +2.5%
1836 620 +6.0%
1841 635 +2.4%
1846 657 +3.5%
1851 704 +7.2%
1856 672 −4.5%
1861 657 −2.2%
1866 593 −9.7%
1872 571 −3.7%
1876 591 +3.5%
1881 533 −9.8%
1886 591 +10.9%
1891 530 −10.3%
1896 481 −9.2%
1901 484 +0.6%
1906 482 −0.4%
1911 503 +4.4%
1921 700 +39.2%
1926 435 −37.9%
1931 457 +5.1%
1936 377 −17.5%
1946 397 +5.3%
1954 403 +1.5%
1962 441 +9.4%
1968 633 +43.5%
1975 483 −23.7%
1982 660 +36.6%
1990 786 +19.1%
1999 791 +0.6%
2008 957 +21.0%

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