Pouxeux is a commune with 2003 inhabitants ( 1 January 2011) in the department of Vosges in the Lorraine region. It belongs to the district Epinal, in the canton of Remiremont and the Local Government Association, Voge vers les Rives de la Moselle.
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Pouxeux is located halfway between the cities of Epinal and Remiremont in the southeast of Lorraine.
The territory of Pouxeux extends from the valley on the left bank of the upper Moselle, which is up to 800 meters wide here, except for a 200 meters higher -lying plateau rising in a distinctive stage in the southwest. On the Pouxeux side of the river flows with a Vologne in the south of the Vosges ridge springing, 50 km long tributary of the Moselle. The Mosel is on a length of five kilometers, the municipal boundary to the northeast.
The lower areas in the Moselle valley of 14.36 km ² large municipality area are dominated by residential and commercial areas. South of the village core located close to agricultural land to nearly 500 meters above sea level, which consist mainly of pastures. Above the pastures and along the entire southern half of the municipal area stretches of contiguous forest.
Neighboring communities of Pouxeux are Archettes and Jarménil in the north, Éloyes in the east, Saint- Nabord in the south, Raon -aux -Bois in the southwest and Arches in the West.
The nucleus of the village Pouxeux was comprised of several fishing and farming houses on the banks of the Moselle under the spell of Arches. The first recorded name of the place is Pexeï. About Poucheu and Pouxeu he slowly developed into Pouxeux.
In the Thirty Years' War Pouxeux was like the whole upper Moselle valley strongly affected. 1655 broke after a quartering of soldiers from the plague. They decimated the population of the village, which still consisted of an upper and a lower village at that time. The population fell from 158 to 12 After the Treaty of the Pyrenees of 1659 gradually turned life in the devastated areas and back again, there were now 56 people. The Gorgon and the martyrs Nabor consecrated church was built in 1683.
Pouxeux part of 1766 until the French revolution to possession of the Chapitre de Remiremont.
The water power of the Moselle and the forest wealth were in and around Pouxeux wood processing companies arise to which was added in the mid-19th century, the textile industry still. 1804 the municipality had 981 inhabitants, in 1870, 1905 inhabitants.
After a decline in population in the 1980s, the population of the municipality Pouxeux again shows a rising trend.
- Saints- Gorgon -et -Nabor from the year 1683
Economy and infrastructure
Agriculture and Fortstwirtschaft play as in the other municipalities between Epinal and Remiremont today only a subordinate role. In addition to the traditional timber industry, smaller craft and commercial establishments, a weaving and a building materials company have settled. In addition, many commute employed in the numerous commercial areas of the neighboring communities in the Mosel valley.
By Pouxeux run parallel to the Moselle, the two-lane national highway 57 and the D 157 (both from Epinal Remiremont ). The breakpoint is located on the Pouxeux also the Moselle valley following line Nancy- Epinal - Remiremont, which is operated by the Company TER Lorraine.
Ahéville | Angle Mont | Arches | Archettes | Autrey | Avillers | Avrainville | Aydoilles | Badménil -aux -Bois | Bains- les- Bains | Bainville -aux -Saules | Basse -sur -le- Rupt | Battexey | Bayecourt | Bazegney | Bazien | Beauménil | Begnécourt | Bellefontaine | Bettegney -Saint -Brice | Bettoncourt | Bocquegney | Bouxières -aux -Bois | Bouxurulles | Bouzemont | Brantigny | Brû | Bruyéres | Bult | Bussang | Chamagne | Champ- le- Duc | Chantraine | charm | Charmois - devant- Bruyeres | Charmois - l'Orgueilleux | Châtel- sur -Moselle | Chaumousey | Chavelot | Cheniménil | Circourt | Cleurie | Clézentaine | Cornimont | Damas -aux -Bois | Damas -et- Bettegney | Darnieulles | Deinvillers | Derbamont | Destord | Deycimont | Deyvillers | Dignonville | Dinozé | Docelles | Dogneville | Domèvre -sur- Avière | Domèvre -sur- Durbion | Dommartin- aux- Bois | Dommartin- lès- Remiremont | Dompaire | Dompierre | Domptail | Doncières | Dounoux | Éloyes | Epinal | Essegney | Évaux -et- Menil | Faucompierre | Fauconcourt | Fays | Ferdrupt | Fiménil | Florémont | Fomerey | Fontenay | Fontenoy- le -Château | face -sur -Moselle | Frizon | Gelvécourt -et- Adompt | Gerbamont | Gigney | Girancourt | Gircourt -lès- Viéville | Girecourt -sur- Durbion | Girmont | Girmont -Val- d'Ajol | Golbey | Gorhey | Grandrupt -de- Bains | Grand Villers | Gruey -lès- Surance | Gugnécourt | Gugney -aux- Aulx | Hadigny - les- Verrières | Hadol | Hagécourt | Haillainville | Hardancourt | Harol | Harsault | Hautmougey | Hennecourt | Hergugney | Housseras | Igney | Jarménil | Jeanménil | Jeuxey | Jorxey | La Baffe | La Bresse | La Chapelle- aux- Bois | La Forge | La Haye | La Neuveville -devant- Lépanges | Langley | Laval -sur- Vologne | Laveline -devant- Bruyeres | Laveline -du- Houx | Le Clerjus | Légéville -et- Bonfays | Le Menil | Lépanges -sur- Vologne | Le Roulier | Les Ableuvenettes | Les Forges | Les Voivres | Le Syndicat | La Bresse | La Bresse | Le Val- d'Ajol | Longchamp | Madegney | Madonna -et- Lamerey | Marainville -sur -Madon | Maroncourt | Mazeley | Méménil | Ménarmont | Menil -sur- Belvitte | MONTMOTIER | Moriville | Moyemont | Nomexy | Nonzeville | Nossoncourt | Oncourt | Ortoncourt | Padoux | Pallegney | Pierrepont- sur -l'Arentèle | Plombières- les- Bains | Pont -sur -Madon | Portieux | Pouxeux | Prey | Racécourt | Rambervillers | Ramon Champ | Raon -aux -Bois | Rapey | Regney | Rehaincourt | Remiremont | Renauvoid | Rochesson | Romont | Roville -aux- Chenes | Rugney | Rupt -sur -Moselle | Saint- Amé | Saint- Benoît- la- Chipotte | Sainte -Barbe | Sainte -Hélène | Saint- Étienne- lès- Remiremont | Saint- Genest | Saint -Gorgon | Saint- Maurice- sur -Mortagne | Saint- Maurice- sur -Moselle | Saint- Nabord | Saint- Pierremont | Saint- Vallier | Sanchey | Sapois | Saulxures -sur -Moselotte | Savigny | SERCOEUR | Socourt | Tendon | Thaon- les -Vosges | Thiéfosse | Trémonzey | Ubexy | Uriménil | Uxegney | Uzemain | Vagney | Varmonzey | Vaubexy | Vaudéville | Vaxoncourt | Vecoux | Velotte -et- Tatignécourt | Ventron | Ville- sur- Illon | Villoncourt | Viménil | Vincey | Vioménil | Vomécourt | Vomécourt -sur -Madon | Xaffévillers | Xamontarupt | Xaronval | Xertigny | Zincourt
Arches | Archettes | Bellefontaine | Dinozé | Hadol | Jarménil | La Baffe | Pouxeux | Raon -aux -Bois | Uriménil | Xertigny
- Commune in the department of Vosges
- Place in Lorraine