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Hautes-Alpes

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Hautes-Alpes
Coat of Arms of Hautes-Alpes
Details
Information
Number05
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
PrefectureGap
SubprefectureBriançon
Population
 - Total (1999)
 - Density
Ranked 98th
121,419
22 /kmò
Area5,549 kmò
Arrondissementss2
Cantons30
Communes177
President of the
general council
XX
Location
Location of Hautes-Alpes in France

Hautes-Alpes is a French département.

Table of contents
1 History
2 Geography
3 Economy
4 Demographics
5 Culture
6 Miscellaneous topics
7 External links

History

Geography

Hautes-Alpes is located in the Alps mountain range.

See also: List of the communes of the Hautes-Alpes département

Economy

Demographics

Culture

Hautes-Alpes is the site of the famous route that Napoleon took through the town of Gap on his way to reclaim France.

Miscellaneous topics

External links




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