Pouilley-Français

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Pouilley-Français
Pouilley-Français is located in France
Pouilley-Français
Pouilley-Français
Coordinates: 47°12′29″N 5°50′43″E / 47.2081°N 5.8453°E / 47.2081; 5.8453Coordinates: 47°12′29″N 5°50′43″E / 47.2081°N 5.8453°E / 47.2081; 5.8453
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Besançon
Canton Audeux
Intercommunality Val Saint-Vitois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Barbier
Area1 6.08 km2 (2.35 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 835
 • Density 140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 25466 /25410
Elevation 227–300 m (745–984 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.

Pouilley-Français is a commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France. This village is close to the Jura and Haute-Saône departments.

Geography[edit]

The commune lies 7 km (4.3 mi) southwest of Besançon.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 156 —    
1968 167 +7.1%
1975 260 +55.7%
1982 380 +46.2%
1990 463 +21.8%
1999 591 +27.6%
2008 695 +17.6%
2012 835 +20.1%

Transportation[edit]

The railroad line from Besançon to Dole and the A36 motorway cross the territory of the commune.

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