Ronchaux

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Ronchaux
Ronchaux is located in France
Ronchaux
Ronchaux
Coordinates: 47°03′11″N 5°53′58″E / 47.0531°N 5.8994°E / 47.0531; 5.8994Coordinates: 47°03′11″N 5°53′58″E / 47.0531°N 5.8994°E / 47.0531; 5.8994
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Besançon
Canton Quingey
Intercommunality Canton of Quingey
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Gindre
Area1 5.24 km2 (2.02 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 90
 • Density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 25500 /25440
Elevation 283–593 m (928–1,946 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Ronchaux lies 6 km (3.7 mi) from Quingey on the banks of the Bief de Caille, a stream that issues from the Mittonière cave.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 64 —    
1968 69 +7.8%
1975 60 −13.0%
1982 57 −5.0%
1990 62 +8.8%
1999 74 +19.4%
2008 87 +17.6%
2012 90 +3.4%

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