La Bréole

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La Bréole
The gorge in La Bréole
The gorge in La Bréole
Coat of arms of La Bréole
Coat of arms
La Bréole is located in France
La Bréole
La Bréole
Coordinates: 44°27′27″N 6°17′43″E / 44.4575°N 6.2953°E / 44.4575; 6.2953Coordinates: 44°27′27″N 6°17′43″E / 44.4575°N 6.2953°E / 44.4575; 6.2953
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Barcelonnette
Canton Barcelonnette
Area1 39.66 km2 (15.31 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 346
 • Density 8.7/km2 (23/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 04033 /04340
Elevation 650–1,590 m (2,130–5,220 ft)
(avg. 998 m or 3,274 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 Bréole is a former commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France. On 1 January 2017, it was merged into the new commune Ubaye-Serre-Ponçon.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1765 1,082 —    
1793 1,078 −0.4%
1800 1,104 +2.4%
1806 1,085 −1.7%
1821 966 −11.0%
1831 932 −3.5%
1836 1,044 +12.0%
1841 1,050 +0.6%
1846 1,082 +3.0%
1851 1,040 −3.9%
1856 976 −6.2%
1861 989 +1.3%
1866 952 −3.7%
1872 881 −7.5%
1876 853 −3.2%
1881 844 −1.1%
1886 876 +3.8%
1891 822 −6.2%
1896 743 −9.6%
1901 726 −2.3%
1906 703 −3.2%
1911 686 −2.4%
1921 612 −10.8%
1926 535 −12.6%
1931 515 −3.7%
1936 477 −7.4%
1946 387 −18.9%
1954 348 −10.1%
1962 477 +37.1%
1968 256 −46.3%
1975 235 −8.2%
1982 252 +7.2%
1990 279 +10.7%
1999 325 +16.5%
2008 346 +6.5%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 16 December 2016 (in French)