Frasne

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Frasne
Post office
Post office
Coat of arms of Frasne
Coat of arms
Frasne is located in France
Frasne
Frasne
Coordinates: 46°51′23″N 6°09′37″E / 46.8564°N 6.1603°E / 46.8564; 6.1603Coordinates: 46°51′23″N 6°09′37″E / 46.8564°N 6.1603°E / 46.8564; 6.1603
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Pontarlier
Canton Levier
Intercommunality Plateau de Frasne et du Val du Drugeon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Alpy
Area1 32.87 km2 (12.69 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 1,876
 • Density 57/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 25259 /25560
Elevation 810–882 m (2,657–2,894 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.

Frasne is a commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

The local railway station, Gare de Frasne, was opened on 10 June 1855.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,367 —    
1968 1,353 −1.0%
1975 1,430 +5.7%
1982 1,355 −5.2%
1990 1,519 +12.1%
1999 1,624 +6.9%
2008 1,789 +10.2%
2012 1,876 +4.9%

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