Fabras

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Fabras
The chateau in Fabras
The chateau in Fabras
Location of Fabras
Fabras is located in France
Fabras
Fabras
Fabras is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Fabras
Fabras
Coordinates: 44°39′03″N 4°17′25″E / 44.6508°N 4.2903°E / 44.6508; 4.2903Coordinates: 44°39′03″N 4°17′25″E / 44.6508°N 4.2903°E / 44.6508; 4.2903
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentArdèche
ArrondissementLargentière
CantonHaute-Ardèche
IntercommunalityArdèche des Sources et Volcans
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Cédric d'Imperio
Area
1
7.52 km2 (2.90 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
414
 • Density55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
07087 /07380
Elevation279–607 m (915–1,991 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Fabras is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Lignon forms all of the commune's western border; the river Ardèche forms small part of its northeastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2005333—    
2006333+0.0%
2007348+4.5%
2008360+3.4%
2009371+3.1%
2010383+3.2%
2011390+1.8%
2012389−0.3%
2013396+1.8%
2014402+1.5%
2015409+1.7%
2016409+0.0%

Personalities[edit]

Colette Bonzo (1917–1967): expressionist painter who exhibited in Paris, in the provinces and abroad. She worked mainly in Paris and bought the Château du Pin in 1957. She is buried in the cemetery of Fabras. Some of his works are presented to the public at the Chateau du Pin.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Official Website of Château du Pin