Syam

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This article is about the French commune. For the Indonesian Communist Party member, see Kamaruzaman Sjam.
Syam
Château de Syam
Château de Syam
Syam is located in France
Syam
Syam
Coordinates: 46°42′03″N 5°57′00″E / 46.7008°N 5.95°E / 46.7008; 5.95Coordinates: 46°42′03″N 5°57′00″E / 46.7008°N 5.95°E / 46.7008; 5.95
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Lons-le-Saunier
Canton Champagnole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Claude Deniset
Area1 6.90 km2 (2.66 sq mi)
Population (2013)2 194
 • Density 28/km2 (73/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 39523 /39300
Elevation 521–794 m (1,709–2,605 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.

Syam is a commune in the Jura department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

The village is known for the Château de Syam, a large French Empire villa designed by Champennois l'Aîné in 1818.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 175 —    
1806 177 +1.1%
1821 275 +55.4%
1831 444 +61.5%
1841 399 −10.1%
1851 360 −9.8%
1861 352 −2.2%
1872 404 +14.8%
1881 466 +15.3%
1891 379 −18.7%
1901 322 −15.0%
1921 274 −14.9%
1931 235 −14.2%
1946 187 −20.4%
1954 233 +24.6%
1962 243 +4.3%
1968 243 +0.0%
1975 232 −4.5%
1982 226 −2.6%
1990 234 +3.5%
1999 221 −5.6%
2008 203 −8.1%
2013 194 −4.4%

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