Échallon

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Échallon
Genin Lake
Genin Lake
Échallon is located in France
Échallon
Échallon
Coordinates: 46°12′39″N 5°44′31″E / 46.2108°N 5.7419°E / 46.2108; 5.7419Coordinates: 46°12′39″N 5°44′31″E / 46.2108°N 5.7419°E / 46.2108; 5.7419
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Nantua
Canton Oyonnax-Nord
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Savoye
Area
 • Land1 28.09 km2 (10.85 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 775
 • Population2 density 28/km2 (71/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01152 / 01130
Elevation 510–1,082 m (1,673–3,550 ft)
(avg. 900 m or 3,000 ft)
Website http://www.echallon.fr/

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.

Échallon is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 427 —    
1968 410 −4.0%
1975 423 +3.2%
1982 462 +9.2%
1990 550 +19.0%
1999 663 +20.5%
2008 775 +16.9%

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