La Bâtie-Neuve

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La Bâtie-Neuve
Commune
The tower, the only remains of the ancient castle of La Bâtie-Neuve
The tower, the only remains of the ancient castle of La Bâtie-Neuve
Coat of arms of La Bâtie-Neuve
Coat of arms
La Bâtie-Neuve is located in France
La Bâtie-Neuve
La Bâtie-Neuve
Coordinates: 44°34′03″N 6°11′47″E / 44.5675°N 6.1964°E / 44.5675; 6.1964Coordinates: 44°34′03″N 6°11′47″E / 44.5675°N 6.1964°E / 44.5675; 6.1964
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Hautes-Alpes
Arrondissement Gap
Canton Chorges
Intercommunality Avance
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joel Bonnafoux
Area1 27.99 km2 (10.81 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,116
 • Density 76/km2 (200/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 05017 /05230
Elevation 824–2,420 m (2,703–7,940 ft)
(avg. 855 m or 2,805 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.

La Bâtie-Neuve is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France. It is close to Gap.

Location[edit]

The village is 5 km (3.1 mi) away from La Bâtie-Vieille.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 808 —    
1800 794 −1.7%
1806 851 +7.2%
1821 716 −15.9%
1831 855 +19.4%
1836 821 −4.0%
1841 830 +1.1%
1846 905 +9.0%
1851 851 −6.0%
1856 840 −1.3%
1861 767 −8.7%
1866 798 +4.0%
1872 766 −4.0%
1876 773 +0.9%
1881 947 +22.5%
1886 820 −13.4%
1891 752 −8.3%
1896 694 −7.7%
1901 656 −5.5%
1906 623 −5.0%
1911 620 −0.5%
1921 554 −10.6%
1926 608 +9.7%
1931 573 −5.8%
1936 638 +11.3%
1946 518 −18.8%
1954 474 −8.5%
1962 528 +11.4%
1968 510 −3.4%
1975 627 +22.9%
1982 837 +33.5%
1990 1,327 +58.5%
1999 1,692 +27.5%
2008 2,116 +25.1%

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