Saulcy facts for kids
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|• Total||7.86 km2 (3.03 sq mi)|
|Elevation||910 m (2,990 ft)|
(Dec 2015 )
|• Density||33.33/km2 (86.33/sq mi)|
|Surrounded by||Lajoux, Saint-Brais, Haute-Sorne, Rebévelier(BE)|
Saulcy is first mentioned in 1327 as Sacis.
Saulcy has an area of 7.86 km2 (3.03 sq mi). Of this area, 3.67 km2 (1.42 sq mi) or 46.7% is used for agricultural purposes, while 3.98 km2 (1.54 sq mi) or 50.6% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 0.26 km2 (0.10 sq mi) or 3.3% is settled (buildings or roads).
Of the built up area, housing and buildings made up 1.7% and transportation infrastructure made up 1.7%. Out of the forested land, 46.8% of the total land area is heavily forested and 3.8% is covered with orchards or small clusters of trees. Of the agricultural land, 6.9% is used for growing crops and 22.8% is pastures and 16.8% is used for alpine pastures.
The municipality is located in the Delemont district. It consists of the village of Saulcy and the hamlet of La Racine.
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