La Barre, Haute-Saône

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
La Barre
Commune
Southwestern entrance to La Barre on D24 road
Southwestern entrance to La Barre on D24 road
La Barre is located in France
La Barre
La Barre
Location within Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region
La Barre is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
La Barre
La Barre
Coordinates: 47°24′20″N 6°10′50″E / 47.4056°N 6.1806°E / 47.4056; 6.1806Coordinates: 47°24′20″N 6°10′50″E / 47.4056°N 6.1806°E / 47.4056; 6.1806
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Haute-Saône
Arrondissement Vesoul
Canton Rioz
Government
 • Mayor Bernard Pelcy (2008-2015)
Area1 1.93 km2 (0.75 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 106
 • Density 55/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 70050 /70190
Elevation 227–282 m (745–925 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 Barre is a commune in the department of Haute-Saône, in the eastern French region of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté.

Geography[edit]

Located in the valley of the Ognon river and neighboring the department of Doubs, La Barre is bordered by the municipalities of Beaumotte-Aubertans, Blarians, Germondans, Rigney and Vandelans. It is 26 km away from Besançon and 29 from Vesoul.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793 81—    
1800 83+2.5%
1806 76−8.4%
1821 82+7.9%
1831 75−8.5%
1836 90+20.0%
1841 94+4.4%
1846 93−1.1%
1851 99+6.5%
1856 109+10.1%
1861 86−21.1%
1866 94+9.3%
1872 71−24.5%
1876 83+16.9%
1881 83+0.0%
1886 80−3.6%
1891 82+2.5%
1896 68−17.1%
Historical population
YearPop.±%
1901 66—    
1906 58−12.1%
1911 64+10.3%
1921 60−6.2%
1926 53−11.7%
1931 52−1.9%
1936 49−5.8%
1946 64+30.6%
1954 68+6.2%
1962 73+7.4%
1968 62−15.1%
1975 49−21.0%
1982 63+28.6%
1990 51−19.0%
1999 61+19.6%
2006 96+57.4%
2009 105+9.4%
2010 106+1.0%
2015 110+3.8%

In popular culture[edit]

The fictional character Jean-Luc Picard of the American science-fiction television series Star Trek: The Next Generation was born and raised in La Barre, where his family owns a vineyard.[1] Shots of the future La Barre are seen in the 1990 episode "Family".[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Okuda, Mike and Denise Okuda, with Debbie Mirek (1999). The Star Trek Encyclopedia. Pocket Books. ISBN 0-671-53609-5. 
  2. ^ Hatfield, James; George Burt (1996). Patrick Stewart: The Unauthorized Biography. Pinnacle Books. p. 130. ISBN 9780786003150. 

External links[edit]