Morbier

Morbier is a commune in the Jura department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France.

Morbier
Viaduct
Viaduct
Coat of arms of Morbier
Coat of arms
Location of Morbier
Morbier is located in France
Morbier
Morbier
Morbier is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Morbier
Morbier
Coordinates: 46°32′15″N 6°01′03″E / 46.5375°N 6.0175°E / 46.5375; 6.0175Coordinates: 46°32′15″N 6°01′03″E / 46.5375°N 6.0175°E / 46.5375; 6.0175
CountryFrance
RegionBourgogne-Franche-Comté
DepartmentJura
ArrondissementSaint-Claude
CantonMorez
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Daniel Flament
Area
1
34.84 km2 (13.45 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2017)[1]
2,292
 • Density66/km2 (170/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
39367 /39400
Elevation650–1,180 m (2,130–3,870 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

From 1680 to 1920, Morbier was, with Morez, the center of Comtoise clock production.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17931,880—    
18061,903+1.2%
18211,911+0.4%
18312,042+6.9%
18412,087+2.2%
18511,944−6.9%
18611,660−14.6%
18721,681+1.3%
18811,577−6.2%
18911,573−0.3%
19011,456−7.4%
19111,433−1.6%
YearPop.±%
19211,002−30.1%
19311,020+1.8%
1946886−13.1%
19541,123+26.7%
19621,217+8.4%
19681,273+4.6%
19751,547+21.5%
19821,667+7.8%
19901,964+17.8%
19992,069+5.3%
20062,383+15.2%
20122,290−3.9%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.