Doucier

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Doucier
Doucier (Jura) - église.JPG
Coat of arms of Doucier
Coat of arms
Doucier is located in France
Doucier
Doucier
Coordinates: 46°39′20″N 5°46′47″E / 46.6556°N 5.7797°E / 46.6556; 5.7797Coordinates: 46°39′20″N 5°46′47″E / 46.6556°N 5.7797°E / 46.6556; 5.7797
Country France
Region Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Lons-le-Saunier
Canton Clairvaux-les-Lacs
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Isabelle Zeitler
Area1 12.52 km2 (4.83 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 300
 • Density 24/km2 (62/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 39201 / 39130
Elevation 447–635 m (1,467–2,083 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.

Doucier is a commune in the Jura department in Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 387 —    
1806 392 +1.3%
1821 478 +21.9%
1831 550 +15.1%
1841 534 −2.9%
1851 534 +0.0%
1861 512 −4.1%
1872 456 −10.9%
1881 421 −7.7%
1891 409 −2.9%
1901 401 −2.0%
1911 314 −21.7%
1921 260 −17.2%
1931 251 −3.5%
1946 236 −6.0%
1954 210 −11.0%
1962 242 +15.2%
1968 224 −7.4%
1975 192 −14.3%
1982 202 +5.2%
1990 231 +14.4%
1999 270 +16.9%
2006 318 +17.8%
2012 300 −5.7%

World heritage site[edit]

It is home to one or more prehistoric pile-dwelling (or stilt house) settlements that are part of the Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps UNESCO World Heritage Site.[1]

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