Attignat

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Attignat
Attignat clocher.jpg
Coat of arms of Attignat
Coat of arms
Attignat is located in France
Attignat
Attignat
Coordinates: 46°17′17″N 5°09′38″E / 46.2881°N 5.1606°E / 46.2881; 5.1606Coordinates: 46°17′17″N 5°09′38″E / 46.2881°N 5.1606°E / 46.2881; 5.1606
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Montrevel-en-Bresse
Intercommunality Montrevel-en-Bresse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Martial Goyard
Area1 18.69 km2 (7.22 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,662
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01024 / 01340
Elevation 199–233 m (653–764 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.

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

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The commune is 12 km northwest of Bourg-en-Bresse, 4 km north of the A40. The Reyssouze runs through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,227 —    
1800 1,235 +0.7%
1806 1,192 −3.5%
1821 1,319 +10.7%
1831 1,265 −4.1%
1836 1,319 +4.3%
1841 1,340 +1.6%
1846 1,336 −0.3%
1851 1,354 +1.3%
1856 1,328 −1.9%
1861 1,369 +3.1%
1866 1,350 −1.4%
1872 1,325 −1.9%
1876 1,364 +2.9%
1881 1,360 −0.3%
1886 1,323 −2.7%
1891 1,295 −2.1%
1896 1,264 −2.4%
1901 1,305 +3.2%
1906 1,203 −7.8%
1911 1,218 +1.2%
1921 1,101 −9.6%
1926 1,111 +0.9%
1931 1,069 −3.8%
1936 1,067 −0.2%
1946 1,142 +7.0%
1954 1,117 −2.2%
1962 1,205 +7.9%
1968 1,236 +2.6%
1975 1,279 +3.5%
1982 1,682 +31.5%
1990 1,776 +5.6%
1999 1,924 +8.3%
2008 2,662 +38.4%

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