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

Laye
The church and the surrounding buildings in Laye
The church and the surrounding buildings in Laye
Coat of arms of Laye
Coat of arms
Location of Laye
Laye is located in France
Laye
Laye
Laye is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Laye
Laye
Coordinates: 44°39′43″N 6°05′06″E / 44.6619°N 6.085°E / 44.6619; 6.085Coordinates: 44°39′43″N 6°05′06″E / 44.6619°N 6.085°E / 44.6619; 6.085
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentHautes-Alpes
ArrondissementGap
CantonSaint-Bonnet-en-Champsaur
IntercommunalityChampsaur
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Rémi Jouglard
Area
1
10.55 km2 (4.07 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
231
 • Density22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
05072 /05500
Elevation976–2,158 m (3,202–7,080 ft)
(avg. 1,200 m or 3,900 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.
Pic de l'Aiguille

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
1962125—    
1968155+24.0%
1975137−11.6%
1982163+19.0%
1990192+17.8%
1999212+10.4%
2008231+9.0%

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