Peyroules

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Peyroules
The town hall and library in Peyroules
The town hall and library in Peyroules
Coat of arms of Peyroules
Coat of arms
Peyroules is located in France
Peyroules
Peyroules
Coordinates: 43°48′59″N 6°38′37″E / 43.8164°N 6.6436°E / 43.8164; 6.6436Coordinates: 43°48′59″N 6°38′37″E / 43.8164°N 6.6436°E / 43.8164; 6.6436
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Castellane
Canton Castellane
Intercommunality Teillon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Aussel
Area1 33.34 km2 (12.87 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 222
 • Density 6.7/km2 (17/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 04148 /04120
Elevation 919–1,894 m (3,015–6,214 ft)
(avg. 1,025 m or 3,363 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.

Peyroules is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1765 388 —    
1793 674 +73.7%
1800 435 −35.5%
1806 526 +20.9%
1821 553 +5.1%
1831 620 +12.1%
1836 536 −13.5%
1841 560 +4.5%
1846 549 −2.0%
1851 511 −6.9%
1856 527 +3.1%
1861 523 −0.8%
1866 511 −2.3%
1872 487 −4.7%
1876 480 −1.4%
1881 474 −1.2%
1886 424 −10.5%
1891 396 −6.6%
1896 350 −11.6%
1901 351 +0.3%
1906 300 −14.5%
1911 307 +2.3%
1921 281 −8.5%
1926 246 −12.5%
1931 227 −7.7%
1936 194 −14.5%
1946 158 −18.6%
1954 155 −1.9%
1962 120 −22.6%
1968 91 −24.2%
1975 82 −9.9%
1982 91 +11.0%
1990 109 +19.8%
1999 136 +24.8%
2008 222 +63.2%

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