Joyeuse, Ardèche

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Joyeuse is located in France
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Largentière
Canton Joyeuse
Intercommunality Pays Beaume Drobie
Mayor Jacques Lacour
Elevation 120–323 m (394–1,060 ft)
(avg. 180 m/590 ft)
Land area1 13.04 km2 (5.03 sq mi)
Population2 1,483  (1999)
 - Density 114 /km2 (300 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07110/ 07260
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.

Coordinates: 44°28′49″N 4°14′19″E / 44.48027°N 4.23861°E / 44.48027; 4.23861

Joyeuse (Occitan: Juèsa)is a commune in the French department of Ardèche in the region of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes. It is the seat of the canton of Joyeuse. Joyeuse has a population of 1,487 people as of the year 1999.[1]

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Joyeuse can be found in the region of Bas-Vivarais that has a lot of history. It can be found in the valley of the Beaume, which is a tributary of the Ardèche River.

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Twin town[change | change source]

Joyeuse is twinned with Jupille and Vilassar de Dalt.

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