La Tour-en-Jarez

La Tour-en-Jarez is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

La Tour-en-Jarez
Commune
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Location of La Tour-en-Jarez
La Tour-en-Jarez is located in France
La Tour-en-Jarez
La Tour-en-Jarez
La Tour-en-Jarez is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
La Tour-en-Jarez
La Tour-en-Jarez
Coordinates: 45°29′09″N 4°23′21″E / 45.4858°N 4.3892°E / 45.4858; 4.3892Coordinates: 45°29′09″N 4°23′21″E / 45.4858°N 4.3892°E / 45.4858; 4.3892
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentLoire
ArrondissementSaint-Étienne
CantonSorbiers
IntercommunalitySaint-Étienne Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Roland Goujon
Area
1
5.05 km2 (1.95 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
1,476
 • Density290/km2 (760/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
42311 /42580
Elevation453–698 m (1,486–2,290 ft)
(avg. 540 m or 1,770 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793664—    
1806749+12.8%
1821776+3.6%
1831784+1.0%
1841800+2.0%
1851878+9.7%
1861938+6.8%
18721,391+48.3%
18811,571+12.9%
1891502−68.0%
1901504+0.4%
1911503−0.2%
YearPop.±%
1921504+0.2%
1931511+1.4%
1946618+20.9%
1954569−7.9%
1962610+7.2%
1968639+4.8%
1975883+38.2%
19821,042+18.0%
19901,123+7.8%
19991,233+9.8%
20071,242+0.7%
20171,479+19.1%

Twin townsEdit

La Tour-en-Jarez is twinned with:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.