Volx

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Volx
Commune
A general view of the village of Volx
A general view of the village of Volx
Coat of arms of Volx
Coat of arms
Volx is located in France
Volx
Volx
Coordinates: 43°52′42″N 5°50′33″E / 43.8783°N 5.8425°E / 43.8783; 5.8425Coordinates: 43°52′42″N 5°50′33″E / 43.8783°N 5.8425°E / 43.8783; 5.8425
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Arrondissement Forcalquier
Canton Manosque-2
Intercommunality Luberon Oriental
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jérôme Dubois
Area1 19.52 km2 (7.54 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,887
 • Density 150/km2 (380/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 04245 /04130
Elevation 307–791 m (1,007–2,595 ft)
(avg. 335 m or 1,099 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.

Volx is a commune in the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1765 702 —    
1793 646 −8.0%
1800 688 +6.5%
1806 765 +11.2%
1821 921 +20.4%
1831 918 −0.3%
1836 959 +4.5%
1841 950 −0.9%
1846 975 +2.6%
1851 956 −1.9%
1856 946 −1.0%
1861 991 +4.8%
1866 908 −8.4%
1872 905 −0.3%
1876 955 +5.5%
1881 950 −0.5%
1886 888 −6.5%
1891 947 +6.6%
1896 786 −17.0%
1901 813 +3.4%
1906 893 +9.8%
1911 894 +0.1%
1921 956 +6.9%
1926 903 −5.5%
1931 951 +5.3%
1936 868 −8.7%
1946 1,002 +15.4%
1954 1,059 +5.7%
1962 1,334 +26.0%
1968 1,902 +42.6%
1975 2,026 +6.5%
1982 2,185 +7.8%
1990 2,516 +15.1%
1999 2,690 +6.9%
2008 2,887 +7.3%

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