Lajoux, Jura, France

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Lajoux
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Lajoux is located in France
Lajoux
Lajoux
Location within Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region
Lajoux is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Lajoux
Lajoux
Coordinates: 46°22′33″N 5°58′20″E / 46.3758°N 5.9722°E / 46.3758; 5.9722Coordinates: 46°22′33″N 5°58′20″E / 46.3758°N 5.9722°E / 46.3758; 5.9722
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Saint-Claude
Canton Saint-Lupicin
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Marc Rubat du Mérac
Area1 23.65 km2 (9.13 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 253
 • Density 11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 39274 /1410
Elevation 936–1,495 m (3,071–4,905 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.

Lajoux is a commune in the Jura department in Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1841662—    
1851754+13.9%
1861708−6.1%
1872590−16.7%
1881583−1.2%
1891559−4.1%
1901513−8.2%
1911438−14.6%
1921352−19.6%
1931286−18.8%
1946219−23.4%
1954210−4.1%
1962193−8.1%
1968149−22.8%
1975121−18.8%
1982158+30.6%
1990197+24.7%
1999220+11.7%
2006243+10.5%
2012253+4.1%

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