Meyras is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

Meyras
Chateau of Ventadour
Chateau of Ventadour
Coat of arms of Meyras
Location of Meyras
Meyras is located in France
Meyras
Meyras
Meyras is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Meyras
Meyras
Coordinates: 44°40′57″N 4°16′05″E / 44.6825°N 4.2681°E / 44.6825; 4.2681Coordinates: 44°40′57″N 4°16′05″E / 44.6825°N 4.2681°E / 44.6825; 4.2681
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentArdèche
ArrondissementLargentière
CantonHaute-Ardèche
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Karine Robert[1]
Area
1
12.31 km2 (4.75 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[2]
922
 • Density75/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
07156 /07380
Elevation298–880 m (978–2,887 ft)
(avg. 370 m or 1,210 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

The river Lignon forms part of the commune's southeastern border, then joins the Ardèche, which flows east through the commune.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962683—    
1968798+16.8%
1975764−4.3%
1982713−6.7%
1990729+2.2%
1999775+6.3%
2008832+7.4%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 9 August 2021.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2018". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 28 December 2020.