Névache

Névache (French pronunciation: ​[nevaʃ]; Occitan: Nevascha [neˈvastʃɔ, neˈvaːtsɔ]) is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in southeastern France.

Névache
A narrow valley in Névache
A narrow valley in Névache
Coat of arms of Névache
Coat of arms
Location of Névache
Névache is located in France
Névache
Névache
Névache is located in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Névache
Névache
Coordinates: 45°01′11″N 6°36′19″E / 45.0197°N 6.6053°E / 45.0197; 6.6053Coordinates: 45°01′11″N 6°36′19″E / 45.0197°N 6.6053°E / 45.0197; 6.6053
CountryFrance
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepartmentHautes-Alpes
ArrondissementBriançon
CantonBriançon-2
IntercommunalityBriançon
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Louis Chevalier[1]
Area
1
191.93 km2 (74.10 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[2]
356
 • Density1.9/km2 (4.8/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
05093 /05100
Elevation1,430–3,222 m (4,692–10,571 ft)
(avg. 1,596 m or 5,236 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

It is situated in the Vallée de la Clarée.

AdministrationEdit

  • unknown–2014: Georges Pouchot-Rougeblanc
  • 2014–current: Jean-Louis Chevalier[1]

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
196274—    
1968128+73.0%
1975119−7.0%
1982191+60.5%
1990245+28.3%
1999290+18.4%
2008334+15.2%
2012366+9.6%

EconomyEdit

In the winter months cross-country skiing is a popular activity. Other than tourism the main industry is cattle farming.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "List of mayors of the Hautes-Alpes department". Prefecture of Hautes-Alpes (in French). 3 June 2014. Archived from the original on 10 January 2015. Retrieved 20 March 2015.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.