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Varessia is located in France
Coordinates: 46°33′37″N 5°32′27″E / 46.5603°N 5.5408°E / 46.5603; 5.5408Coordinates: 46°33′37″N 5°32′27″E / 46.5603°N 5.5408°E / 46.5603; 5.5408
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Jura
Arrondissement Lons-le-Saunier
Canton Moirans-en-Montagne
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Aurélie Mullot
Area1 1.83 km2 (0.71 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 24
 • Density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 39544 /39270
Elevation 473–672 m (1,552–2,205 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.

Varessia is a former commune in the Jura department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of La Chailleuse.[1]

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  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 28 October 2015