Fontenu

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Fontenu
Fontenu (39) village 2006.JPG
Fontenu is located in France
Fontenu
Fontenu
Coordinates: 46°40′07″N 5°49′23″E / 46.6686°N 5.8231°E / 46.6686; 5.8231Coordinates: 46°40′07″N 5°49′23″E / 46.6686°N 5.8231°E / 46.6686; 5.8231
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Lons-le-Saunier
Canton Clairvaux-les-Lacs
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Roger Monnier
Area1 6.71 km2 (2.59 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 70
 • Density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 39230 /39130
Elevation 485–667 m (1,591–2,188 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 258 —    
1806 307 +19.0%
1821 318 +3.6%
1831 284 −10.7%
1841 241 −15.1%
1851 276 +14.5%
1861 215 −22.1%
1872 186 −13.5%
1881 202 +8.6%
1891 171 −15.3%
1901 138 −19.3%
1911 114 −17.4%
1921 117 +2.6%
1931 94 −19.7%
1946 85 −9.6%
1954 92 +8.2%
1962 68 −26.1%
1968 52 −23.5%
1975 50 −3.8%
1982 47 −6.0%
1990 35 −25.5%
1999 40 +14.3%
2006 48 +20.0%
2012 70 +45.8%

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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