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Vitrolles
Orchards in Vitrolles
Orchards in Vitrolles
Coat of arms of Vitrolles
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Department Hautes-Alpes
Arrondissement Gap
Canton Tallard
Intercommunality Gap-Tallard-Durance
Area
1
14.62 km2 (5.64 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
05184 /05110
Elevation 545–1,455 m (1,788–4,774 ft)
(avg. 760 m or 2,490 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Vitrolles is a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department.

Population

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 181 —    
1968 182 +0.6%
1975 155 −14.8%
1982 137 −11.6%
1990 134 −2.2%
1999 139 +3.7%
2008 206 +48.2%
2016 205 −0.5%

Transport

Road

The D20, D120, D220, D420 and D1085 roads pass through the commune.

The A51 autoroute also passes through Vitrolles.

Location

The commune borders the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department.

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