Levier

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Levier
Town center
Town center
Location of Levier
Levier is located in France
Levier
Levier
Levier is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Levier
Levier
Coordinates: 46°57′15″N 6°07′10″E / 46.9542°N 6.1194°E / 46.9542; 6.1194Coordinates: 46°57′15″N 6°07′10″E / 46.9542°N 6.1194°E / 46.9542; 6.1194
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentDoubs
ArrondissementPontarlier
CantonFrasne and Ornans
IntercommunalityAltitude 800
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Albert Jeannin
Area
1
44.34 km2 (17.12 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,395
 • Density54/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
25334 /25270
Elevation679–901 m (2,228–2,956 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Levier is a commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France. On 1 January 2017, the former commune of Labergement-du-Navois was merged into Levier.[2]

Geography[edit]

Levier is located 20 km (12 mi) from Pontarlier, 45 km (28 mi) from Besançon, and 14 km (8.7 mi) from the TGV station at Frasne.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,332—    
19681,395+4.7%
19751,446+3.7%
19821,619+12.0%
19901,785+10.3%
19991,700−4.8%
20051,881+10.6%
20122,021+7.4%

Economy[edit]

The economy is based on forestry.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 16 November 2016 (in French)

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