Rye, Jura

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Coat of arms of Rye
Coat of arms
Rye is located in France
Coordinates: 46°52′18″N 5°25′48″E / 46.8717°N 5.43°E / 46.8717; 5.43Coordinates: 46°52′18″N 5°25′48″E / 46.8717°N 5.43°E / 46.8717; 5.43
Country France
Region Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Dole
Canton Chaumergy
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Claude Boissard
Area1 11.84 km2 (4.57 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 161
 • Density 14/km2 (35/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 39472 / 39230
Elevation 190–219 m (623–719 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.

Rye is a commune in the Jura department in Franche-Comté in eastern France.


At the census of 1999, the population was 161. The estimate for 2007 was 171.

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