Gréasque

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Gréasque
Commune
Headframe of the Hély d'Oissel coal mine, registered as an historic monument in 1989
Headframe of the Hély d'Oissel coal mine, registered as an historic monument in 1989
Coat of arms of Gréasque
Coat of arms
Gréasque is located in France
Gréasque
Gréasque
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Gréasque is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Gréasque
Gréasque
Coordinates: 43°25′50″N 5°32′21″E / 43.4306°N 5.5392°E / 43.4306; 5.5392Coordinates: 43°25′50″N 5°32′21″E / 43.4306°N 5.5392°E / 43.4306; 5.5392
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Bouches-du-Rhône
Arrondissement Marseille
Canton Allauch
Intercommunality Aix-Marseille-Provence
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Suzanne Maurel-Chordi
Area1 6.15 km2 (2.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,948
 • Density 640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 13046 /13850
Dialling codes 0442
Elevation 276–385 m (906–1,263 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.

Gréasque is a commune northeast of Marseille in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southern France. It was traditionally a mining town.

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Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793202—    
1800209+3.5%
1806240+14.8%
1821259+7.9%
1831310+19.7%
1836298−3.9%
1841371+24.5%
1846402+8.4%
1851466+15.9%
1856485+4.1%
1861557+14.8%
1866685+23.0%
1872802+17.1%
1876854+6.5%
1881903+5.7%
1886831−8.0%
1891821−1.2%
1896775−5.6%
1901815+5.2%
1906792−2.8%
1911849+7.2%
19211,172+38.0%
19261,806+54.1%
19311,898+5.1%
19361,671−12.0%
19461,742+4.2%
19542,053+17.9%
19622,073+1.0%
19682,309+11.4%
19752,439+5.6%
19822,674+9.6%
19903,081+15.2%
19993,576+16.1%
20083,948+10.4%

The inhabitants are called Gréasquéens.

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