Rantechaux

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Rantechaux
Farm building in Rantechaux
Farm building in Rantechaux
Rantechaux is located in France
Rantechaux
Rantechaux
Coordinates: 47°06′46″N 6°22′33″E / 47.1128°N 6.3758°E / 47.1128; 6.3758Coordinates: 47°06′46″N 6°22′33″E / 47.1128°N 6.3758°E / 47.1128; 6.3758
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Pontarlier
Canton Valdahon
Area1 5.71 km2 (2.20 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 184
 • Density 32/km2 (83/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 25480 /25580
Elevation 718–863 m (2,356–2,831 ft)
(avg. 750 m or 2,460 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.

Rantechaux is a former commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

History[edit]

On 1 January 2016, Athose, Chasnans, Hautepierre-le-Châtelet, Nods, Rantechaux and Vanclans merged becoming one commune called Les Premiers-Sapins.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 128 —    
1968 136 +6.2%
1975 101 −25.7%
1982 120 +18.8%
1990 135 +12.5%
1999 186 +37.8%
2008 190 +2.2%
2012 184 −3.2%

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