Saint-Ursanne

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Saint-Ursanne
Coat of arms of Saint-Ursanne
Coat of arms
Saint-Ursanne is located in Switzerland
Saint-Ursanne
Coordinates: 47°22′N 7°09′E / 47.367°N 7.15°E / 47.367; 7.15Coordinates: 47°22′N 7°09′E / 47.367°N 7.15°E / 47.367; 7.15
Country Switzerland
Canton Jura
District Porrentruy
Area
 • Total 11.46 km2 (4.42 sq mi)
Elevation 440 m (1,440 ft)
Population (December 2003)
 • Total 730
 • Density 63.7/km2 (165.0/sq mi)
Postal code 2882
SFOS number 6804
Surrounded by Seleute, Ocourt, Montmelon, Asuel, Montenol, Saint-Brais, Epauvillers
Twin towns La Motte, Var (France)
Website www.jura.ch/st-ursanne
SFSO statistics

Saint Ursanne (population about 1,000) is a city and a municipality, in the new municipality of Clos du Doubs and district of Porrentruy in the canton of Jura, Switzerland which has kept its medieval style.

Its name refers to Saint Ursicinus, a 7th century monk who made a monastery there.

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