Jaujac

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Jaujac
Commune
A view of Jaujac, from adjacent to the bridge
A view of Jaujac, from adjacent to the bridge
Coat of arms of Jaujac
Coat of arms
Jaujac is located in France
Jaujac
Jaujac
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Jaujac is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Jaujac
Jaujac
Coordinates: 44°38′16″N 4°15′25″E / 44.6378°N 4.2569°E / 44.6378; 4.2569Coordinates: 44°38′16″N 4°15′25″E / 44.6378°N 4.2569°E / 44.6378; 4.2569
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Largentière
Canton Haute-Ardèche
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Bardine
Area1 24.27 km2 (9.37 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,191
 • Density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 07107 /07380
Elevation 332–1,207 m (1,089–3,960 ft)
(avg. 404 m or 1,325 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.

Jaujac is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

It was the site of the love story of Guillem de Balaun, the historicity of which is dubious.

Geography[edit]

The village lies in the northeastern part of the commune, on the right bank of the river Lignon, which flows northeast through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,047—    
19681,093+4.4%
19751,077−1.5%
19821,085+0.7%
19901,020−6.0%
19991,065+4.4%
20081,191+11.8%

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