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Barret-sur-Méouge is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France. It is located at the start of the 'Gorges de la Méouge' on the Méouge river.

Barret-sur-Méouge
Commune
The village seen from the Col de Branche
The village seen from the Col de Branche
Barret-sur-Méouge is located in France
Barret-sur-Méouge
Barret-sur-Méouge
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Barret-sur-Méouge is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Barret-sur-Méouge
Barret-sur-Méouge
Coordinates: 44°15′48″N 5°44′03″E / 44.2633°N 5.7342°E / 44.2633; 5.7342Coordinates: 44°15′48″N 5°44′03″E / 44.2633°N 5.7342°E / 44.2633; 5.7342
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentHautes-Alpes
ArrondissementGap
CantonLaragne-Montéglin
IntercommunalityRibiers Val de Méouge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bruno Lagier
Area126.72 km2 (10.32 sq mi)
Population (2008)2214
 • Density8.0/km2 (21/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code05014 /05300
Elevation592–1,555 m (1,942–5,102 ft)
(avg. 649 m or 2,129 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.

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
1962179—    
1968342+91.1%
1975291−14.9%
1982187−35.7%
1990237+26.7%
1999232−2.1%
2008214−7.8%

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