Présilly, Jura

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Présilly
Ruins of the chateau
Ruins of the chateau
Présilly is located in France
Présilly
Présilly
Coordinates: 46°33′26″N 5°35′12″E / 46.5572°N 5.5867°E / 46.5572; 5.5867Coordinates: 46°33′26″N 5°35′12″E / 46.5572°N 5.5867°E / 46.5572; 5.5867
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Lons-le-Saunier
Canton Orgelet
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Colette Soffray
Area1 11.23 km2 (4.34 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 121
 • Density 11/km2 (28/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 39443 /39270
Elevation 480–701 m (1,575–2,300 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.

Présilly is a commune in the Jura department in Franche-Comté in eastern France. It is known the ruins of a castle dating from the 11th and 14th centuries where every summer open air theatrical shows are organized in the summer. The castle is surrounded by a discovery trail to recall what castle life was like.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 340 —    
1806 273 −19.7%
1621 236 −13.6%
1831 407 +72.5%
1841 400 −1.7%
1851 371 −7.3%
1861 303 −18.3%
1872 261 −13.9%
1881 272 +4.2%
1891 260 −4.4%
1901 215 −17.3%
1911 208 −3.3%
1921 233 +12.0%
1931 189 −18.9%
1946 159 −15.9%
1954 142 −10.7%
1962 118 −16.9%
1968 122 +3.4%
1975 105 −13.9%
1982 107 +1.9%
1990 107 +0.0%
1999 107 +0.0%
2006 103 −3.7%
2012 121 +17.5%

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