La Garde, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

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La Garde
The village of La Garde overlooked by La Rocher Saint-Martin
The village of La Garde overlooked by La Rocher Saint-Martin
Coat of arms of La Garde
Coat of arms
La Garde is located in France
La Garde
La Garde
Coordinates: 43°49′51″N 6°33′29″E / 43.8308°N 6.5581°E / 43.8308; 6.5581Coordinates: 43°49′51″N 6°33′29″E / 43.8308°N 6.5581°E / 43.8308; 6.5581
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Castellane
Canton Castellane
Intercommunality Moyen Verdon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Henri Belisaire
Area1 16.63 km2 (6.42 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 89
 • Density 5.4/km2 (14/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 04092 /04120
Elevation 777–1,894 m (2,549–6,214 ft)
(avg. 900 m or 3,000 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 Garde is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1765 274 —    
1793 438 +59.9%
1800 237 −45.9%
1806 286 +20.7%
1821 281 −1.7%
1831 266 −5.3%
1836 285 +7.1%
1841 285 +0.0%
1846 278 −2.5%
1851 252 −9.4%
1856 222 −11.9%
1861 208 −6.3%
1866 235 +13.0%
1872 236 +0.4%
1876 246 +4.2%
1881 237 −3.7%
1886 238 +0.4%
1891 218 −8.4%
1896 211 −3.2%
1901 180 −14.7%
1906 156 −13.3%
1911 122 −21.8%
1921 116 −4.9%
1926 119 +2.6%
1931 130 +9.2%
1936 95 −26.9%
1946 95 +0.0%
1954 81 −14.7%
1962 68 −16.0%
1968 54 −20.6%
1975 65 +20.4%
1982 68 +4.6%
1990 88 +29.4%
1999 56 −36.4%
2008 56 +0.0%

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