Saint-Geniez-d'Olt

Saint-Geniez-d'Olt (French pronunciation: ​[sɛ̃ ʒənje dɔlt], literally Saint Geniez of Olt; Occitan: Sent Ginièis d'Òlt) is a former commune in the Aveyron department in southern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune of Saint-Geniez-d'Olt-et-d'Aubrac.[2] The theologian and encyclopédiste Jean Pestré (1723–1821) was born in the village.

Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
Lot (river)
Coat of arms of Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
Location of Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
Saint-Geniez-d'Olt is located in France
Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
Saint-Geniez-d'Olt is located in Occitanie
Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
Saint-Geniez-d'Olt
Coordinates: 44°27′57″N 2°58′28″E / 44.4658°N 2.9744°E / 44.4658; 2.9744Coordinates: 44°27′57″N 2°58′28″E / 44.4658°N 2.9744°E / 44.4658; 2.9744
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentAveyron
ArrondissementRodez
CantonLot et Palanges
CommuneSaint-Geniez-d'Olt-et-d'Aubrac
Area
1
35.49 km2 (13.70 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
2,037
 • Density57/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
12130
Elevation403–985 m (1,322–3,232 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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Historical population
YearPop.±%
19622,183—    
19682,283+4.6%
19752,169−5.0%
19822,092−3.6%
19901,988−5.0%
19991,841−7.4%
20082,034+10.5%

Its inhabitants are called Marmots.

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