Ribiers

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Ribiers
A view of the village of Ribiers from the Mison road
A view of the village of Ribiers from the Mison road
Coat of arms of Ribiers
Coat of arms
Ribiers is located in France
Ribiers
Ribiers
Coordinates: 44°13′55″N 5°51′26″E / 44.2319°N 5.8572°E / 44.2319; 5.8572Coordinates: 44°13′55″N 5°51′26″E / 44.2319°N 5.8572°E / 44.2319; 5.8572
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Hautes-Alpes
Arrondissement Gap
Canton Ribiers
Intercommunality Ribiers Val de Méouge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Robert Veret
Area1 36.55 km2 (14.11 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 777
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 05118 /05300
Elevation 464–1,480 m (1,522–4,856 ft)
(avg. 519 m or 1,703 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.

Ribiers is a former commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune Val Buëch-Méouge.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 485 —    
1968 481 −0.8%
1975 533 +10.8%
1982 592 +11.1%
1990 637 +7.6%
1999 677 +6.3%
2008 777 +14.8%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 27 August 2015 (in French)