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Coordinates: 46°42′41″N 6°11′40″E / 46.7114°N 6.1944°E / 46.7114; 6.1944Coordinates: 46°42′41″N 6°11′40″E / 46.7114°N 6.1944°E / 46.7114; 6.1944

Country France
Region Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Pontarlier
Canton Mouthe
Intercommunality Hauts du Doubs
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Élisabeth Rampant
 • Land1 38.73 km2 (14.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 972
 • Population2 density 25/km2 (65/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 25413 / 25240
Elevation 926–1,414 m (3,038–4,639 ft)

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.

Mouthe is a commune in the Doubs department in the Franche-Comté region in eastern France.


The village is located 30 km (19 mi) south of Pontarlier in the Jura Mountains on the Swiss border. The source of the Doubs River is 2 km (1.2 mi) from Mouthe. In Mouthe was recorded the lowest temperature ever in France with −41 °C.



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External links

  • Mouthe on the intercommunal Web site of the department (French)
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