Chamblay (French pronunciation: ​[ʃɑ̃blɛ]) is a commune in the Jura department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Chamblay
Château de Clervans
Château de Clervans
Location of Chamblay
Chamblay is located in France
Chamblay
Chamblay
Chamblay is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Chamblay
Chamblay
Coordinates: 46°59′55″N 5°42′17″E / 46.9986°N 5.7047°E / 46.9986; 5.7047Coordinates: 46°59′55″N 5°42′17″E / 46.9986°N 5.7047°E / 46.9986; 5.7047
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentJura
ArrondissementDole
CantonMont-sous-Vaudrey
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Philippe Brochet[1]
Area
1
13.82 km2 (5.34 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
425
 • Density31/km2 (80/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
39093 /39380
Elevation219–268 m (719–879 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It is a secluded village close to Besançon and Dole. It is also close to the Swiss border.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793718—    
1806763+6.3%
1821930+21.9%
18311,154+24.1%
18411,317+14.1%
18511,304−1.0%
18611,090−16.4%
1872972−10.8%
1881868−10.7%
1891743−14.4%
1901687−7.5%
1911684−0.4%
YearPop.±%
1921635−7.2%
1931469−26.1%
1946433−7.7%
1954379−12.5%
1962371−2.1%
1968351−5.4%
1975373+6.3%
1982337−9.7%
1990354+5.0%
1999388+9.6%
2006407+4.9%
2012422+3.7%

SightsEdit

The Château de Clairvans is the major landmark in Chamblay. The château which is now a hotel was restored by Emine Karam in the 1920s.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.