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Avançon
A general view of the village of Avançon
A general view of the village of Avançon
Coat of arms of Avançon
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Hautes-Alpes
Arrondissement Gap
Canton Tallard
Intercommunality Serre-Ponçon Val Avance
Area
1
22.57 km2 (8.71 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)
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Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
05011 /05230
Elevation 718–1,629 m (2,356–5,344 ft)
(avg. 900 m or 3,000 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Avançon is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department.

Population

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
2006 350 —    
2007 346 −1.1%
2008 352 +1.7%
2009 372 +5.7%
2010 391 +5.1%
2011 410 +4.9%
2012 407 −0.7%
2013 404 −0.7%
2014 403 −0.2%
2015 402 −0.2%
2016 401 −0.2%

Transport

Road

The D6, D6B, D11, D11A, D111 and D942 roads pass through the commune.

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