Peyruis

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Peyruis
The village of Peyruis, seen from the castle
The village of Peyruis, seen from the castle
Coat of arms of Peyruis
Coat of arms
Peyruis is located in France
Peyruis
Peyruis
Coordinates: 44°01′48″N 5°56′28″E / 44.03°N 5.9411°E / 44.03; 5.9411Coordinates: 44°01′48″N 5°56′28″E / 44.03°N 5.9411°E / 44.03; 5.9411
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Forcalquier
Canton Château-Arnoux-Saint-Auban
Intercommunality Moyenne Durance
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Patrick Vivos
Area1 23.23 km2 (8.97 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,542
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 04149 /04310
Elevation 381–740 m (1,250–2,428 ft)
(avg. 403 m or 1,322 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.

Peyruis is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,348 —    
1968 1,610 +19.4%
1975 1,627 +1.1%
1982 1,699 +4.4%
1990 2,036 +19.8%
1999 2,217 +8.9%
2008 2,542 +14.7%

Its inhabitants are referred to as Peyruisiens.

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