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

La Saulce
Commune
The church and surrounding buildings in La Saulce
The church and surrounding buildings in La Saulce
Coat of arms of La Saulce
Coat of arms
La Saulce is located in France
La Saulce
La Saulce
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
La Saulce is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
La Saulce
La Saulce
Coordinates: 44°25′34″N 6°00′31″E / 44.4261°N 6.0086°E / 44.4261; 6.0086Coordinates: 44°25′34″N 6°00′31″E / 44.4261°N 6.0086°E / 44.4261; 6.0086
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentHautes-Alpes
ArrondissementGap
CantonTallard
IntercommunalityTallard-Barcillonnette
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Vial
Area17.89 km2 (3.05 sq mi)
Population (2008)21,274
 • Density160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code05162 /05110
Elevation555–1,046 m (1,821–3,432 ft)
(avg. 585 m or 1,919 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.±%
1962563—    
1968565+0.4%
1975688+21.8%
1982638−7.3%
1990632−0.9%
1999905+43.2%
20081,274+40.8%

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