Fontanes, Lozère

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Fontanes
Sheep on the high plateau, in Fontanes
Sheep on the high plateau, in Fontanes
Coat of arms of Fontanes
Coat of arms
Fontanes is located in France
Fontanes
Fontanes
Coordinates: 44°46′15″N 3°47′10″E / 44.7708°N 3.7861°E / 44.7708; 3.7861Coordinates: 44°46′15″N 3°47′10″E / 44.7708°N 3.7861°E / 44.7708; 3.7861
Country France
Region Occitanie
Department Lozère
Arrondissement Mende
Canton Langogne
Intercommunality Haut Allier
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Louis Brun[1]
Area1 11.28 km2 (4.36 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 110
 • Density 9.8/km2 (25/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 48062 /48300
Elevation 791–1,075 m (2,595–3,527 ft)
(avg. 1,000 m or 3,300 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.

Fontanes is a former commune in the Lozère department in southern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Naussac-Fontanes.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Site du conseil général de la Lozère
  2. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 29 September 2015