Saint-Hippolyte, Doubs

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Saint-Hippolyte
Doubs River
Coat of arms of Saint-Hippolyte
Coat of arms
Saint-Hippolyte is located in France
Saint-Hippolyte
Saint-Hippolyte
Coordinates: 47°19′09″N 6°48′47″E / 47.3192°N 6.8131°E / 47.3192; 6.8131Coordinates: 47°19′09″N 6°48′47″E / 47.3192°N 6.8131°E / 47.3192; 6.8131
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Montbéliard
Canton Saint-Hippolyte
Intercommunality Saint-Hippolyte
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Serge Cagnon
Area1 11.01 km2 (4.25 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 899
 • Density 82/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 25519 / 25190
Elevation 360–760 m (1,180–2,490 ft)
(avg. 382 m or 1,253 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.

Saint-Hippolyte or Saint-Hippolyte-sur-le-Doubs is a commune in the Doubs department in the Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The town lies 30 km (19 mi) south of Montbéliard on the banks of the Doubs River.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,244 —    
1968 1,277 +2.7%
1975 1,216 −4.8%
1982 1,179 −3.0%
1990 1,128 −4.3%
1999 1,045 −7.4%
2008 922 −11.8%
2012 899 −2.5%

Personalities[edit]

Saint-Hippolyte was the birthplace of:

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