Fontain

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Fontain
Dairy
Dairy
Coat of arms of Fontain
Coat of arms
Fontain is located in France
Fontain
Fontain
Coordinates: 47°11′58″N 6°01′37″E / 47.1994°N 6.0269°E / 47.1994; 6.0269Coordinates: 47°11′58″N 6°01′37″E / 47.1994°N 6.0269°E / 47.1994; 6.0269
CountryFrance
RegionFranche-Comté
DepartmentDoubs
ArrondissementBesançon
CantonBesançon-Sud
IntercommunalityGrand Besançon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014)Jean-Paul Dillschneider
Area
 • Land116.27 km2 (6.28 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2944
 • Population2 density58/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code25245 / 25660
Elevation340–511 m (1,115–1,677 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.
 
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Fontain
Dairy
Dairy
Coat of arms of Fontain
Coat of arms
Fontain is located in France
Fontain
Fontain
Coordinates: 47°11′58″N 6°01′37″E / 47.1994°N 6.0269°E / 47.1994; 6.0269Coordinates: 47°11′58″N 6°01′37″E / 47.1994°N 6.0269°E / 47.1994; 6.0269
CountryFrance
RegionFranche-Comté
DepartmentDoubs
ArrondissementBesançon
CantonBesançon-Sud
IntercommunalityGrand Besançon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014)Jean-Paul Dillschneider
Area
 • Land116.27 km2 (6.28 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2944
 • Population2 density58/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code25245 / 25660
Elevation340–511 m (1,115–1,677 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.

Fontain is a commune in the Doubs department in the Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.  ±%  
1962320—    
1968325+1.6%
1975475+46.2%
1982647+36.2%
1990721+11.4%
1999792+9.8%
2008944+19.2%

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