Grozon

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Grozon
Coat of arms of Grozon
Coat of arms
Grozon is located in France
Grozon
Grozon
Coordinates: 46°53′25″N 5°42′05″E / 46.8903°N 5.7014°E / 46.8903; 5.7014Coordinates: 46°53′25″N 5°42′05″E / 46.8903°N 5.7014°E / 46.8903; 5.7014
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Lons-le-Saunier
Canton Poligny
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Gérard Boudier
Area1 14.25 km2 (5.50 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 457
 • Density 32/km2 (83/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 39263 /39800
Elevation 239–385 m (784–1,263 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.

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

History[edit]

A concession of coal mines are operating in the village in the second half of the 19th century and in the 1940s.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 740 —    
1806 830 +12.2%
1821 781 −5.9%
1831 811 +3.8%
1841 868 +7.0%
1851 834 −3.9%
1861 821 −1.6%
1872 781 −4.9%
1881 768 −1.7%
1891 661 −13.9%
1901 628 −5.0%
1911 558 −11.1%
1921 591 +5.9%
1931 556 −5.9%
1946 535 −3.8%
1954 500 −6.5%
1962 498 −0.4%
1968 496 −0.4%
1975 452 −8.9%
1982 423 −6.4%
1990 405 −4.3%
1999 396 −2.2%
2006 462 +16.7%
2012 457 −1.1%

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