Ventavon

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Ventavon
Commune
The Montagne de Saint-Genis seen from Ventavon
The Montagne de Saint-Genis seen from Ventavon
Coat of arms of Ventavon
Coat of arms
Ventavon is located in France
Ventavon
Ventavon
Coordinates: 44°22′18″N 5°54′23″E / 44.3717°N 5.9064°E / 44.3717; 5.9064Coordinates: 44°22′18″N 5°54′23″E / 44.3717°N 5.9064°E / 44.3717; 5.9064
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Hautes-Alpes
Arrondissement Gap
Canton Laragne-Montéglin
Intercommunality Laragne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Febvre
Area1 42.69 km2 (16.48 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 517
 • Density 12/km2 (31/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 05178 /05300
Elevation 503–1,422 m (1,650–4,665 ft)
(avg. 685 m or 2,247 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.

Ventavon is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 283 —    
1968 396 +39.9%
1975 392 −1.0%
1982 362 −7.7%
1990 398 +9.9%
1999 456 +14.6%
2008 517 +13.4%

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