Town Hall of Saint-Jammes
|Canton||Pays de Morlaàs et du Montanérès|
|Intercommunality||Luy-Gabas-Souye et Lées|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||Christian Casteran|
|4.05 km2 (1.56 sq mi)|
|• Density||160/km2 (410/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+01:00 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+02:00 (CEST)|
|Elevation||237–306 m (778–1,004 ft) |
(avg. 310 m or 1,020 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.|
Localities and hamlets
- Blanche-Neige (west)
- La Hagède (west)
- Serre de Lacrouts (east)
- Serre Debat
An industrial zone is present near the public school. There is a tobacco bar.
In 2007 the unemployment rate was 6.9% against 10.1% in 1999, with pre-retirees and retirees representing 14.9% of the population (11.1% in 1999) and a rate of activity of 59.1% (58.2 in 1999).
Saint-Jammes has the distinction of not having a church.
Sports and sports facilities
The 17th stage of the Tour de France 2007 passed through the commune on July 26. Over the course of 188 kilometers it connected Pau to Castelsarrasin. It has a general sports centre (Aime Capdeboscq). There is also a bowling ground, a floodlit football field as well as tennis court.
The commune has a public elementary school.
Points of interest
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- (in French) Town hall website
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