Orgelet

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Orgelet
Orgelet hiver.jpg
Coat of arms of Orgelet
Coat of arms
Orgelet is located in France
Orgelet
Orgelet
Coordinates: 46°31′23″N 5°36′40″E / 46.5231°N 5.6111°E / 46.5231; 5.6111Coordinates: 46°31′23″N 5°36′40″E / 46.5231°N 5.6111°E / 46.5231; 5.6111
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Lons-le-Saunier
Canton Orgelet
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Luc Allemand
Area1 23.11 km2 (8.92 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 1,593
 • Density 69/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 39397 /39270
Elevation 374–653 m (1,227–2,142 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.

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

Surrounding communes[edit]

Some adjacent communes of Orgelet are:

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,758 —    
1806 2,231 −19.1%
1821 2,291 +2.7%
1831 2,367 +3.3%
1841 2,017 −14.8%
1851 2,123 +5.3%
1861 1,912 −9.9%
1872 1,706 −10.8%
1881 1,720 +0.8%
1891 1,591 −7.5%
1901 1,502 −5.6%
1911 1,455 −3.1%
1921 1,278 −12.2%
1931 1,232 −3.6%
1946 1,223 −0.7%
1954 1,259 +2.9%
1962 1,413 +12.2%
1968 1,662 +17.6%
1975 1,711 +2.9%
1982 1,622 −5.2%
1990 1,700 +4.8%
1999 1,686 −0.8%
2006 1,733 +2.8%
2012 1,593 −8.1%

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