Rix, Jura

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Rix is located in France
Coordinates: 46°46′00″N 6°03′11″E / 46.7667°N 6.0531°E / 46.7667; 6.0531Coordinates: 46°46′00″N 6°03′11″E / 46.7667°N 6.0531°E / 46.7667; 6.0531
Country France
Region Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Lons-le-Saunier
Canton Nozeroy
Intercommunality Plateau de Nozeroy
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Pierre Triboulet
Area1 5.17 km2 (2.00 sq mi)
Population (2005)2 71
 • Density 14/km2 (36/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 39461 / 39250
Elevation 721–923 m (2,365–3,028 ft)
(avg. 775 m or 2,543 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.

Rix, often called Rix-Trébief, is a commune in the Jura department in the region of Franche-Comté in eastern France.


Rix-Trébief is located eleven kilometres east from Champagnole. It is composed of the villages Rix (775 m) and Trébief (763 m), as well as the farm Le Barbillon.


At the census of 1999, the population was 73. The estimate for 2005 was 71.

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