Bâgé-la-Ville

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Bâgé-la-Ville
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Coat of arms of Bâgé-la-Ville
Coat of arms
Bâgé-la-Ville is located in France
Bâgé-la-Ville
Bâgé-la-Ville
Coordinates: 46°19′00″N 4°57′00″E / 46.3167°N 4.95°E / 46.3167; 4.95Coordinates: 46°19′00″N 4°57′00″E / 46.3167°N 4.95°E / 46.3167; 4.95
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Bâgé-le-Châtel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Dominique Repiquet
Area1 39.68 km2 (15.32 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,866
 • Density 72/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01025 / 01380
Elevation 179–217 m (587–712 ft)
(avg. 212 m or 696 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.

Bâgé-la-Ville is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

Bâgé-la-Ville is in the heart of Bresse, between Bourg-en-Bresse and Mâcon.

It is the largest commune in the department in terms of area.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,809 —    
1800 2,001 +10.6%
1806 1,960 −2.0%
1821 2,043 +4.2%
1831 2,017 −1.3%
1836 2,043 +1.3%
1841 2,072 +1.4%
1846 2,069 −0.1%
1851 2,103 +1.6%
1856 2,054 −2.3%
1861 2,095 +2.0%
1866 2,142 +2.2%
1872 1,987 −7.2%
1876 1,992 +0.3%
1881 1,918 −3.7%
1886 1,931 +0.7%
1891 1,885 −2.4%
1896 1,902 +0.9%
1901 1,863 −2.1%
1906 1,896 +1.8%
1911 1,865 −1.6%
1921 1,731 −7.2%
1926 1,708 −1.3%
1931 1,596 −6.6%
1936 1,586 −0.6%
1946 1,550 −2.3%
1954 1,469 −5.2%
1962 1,399 −4.8%
1968 1,383 −1.1%
1975 1,361 −1.6%
1982 1,596 +17.3%
1990 1,959 +22.7%
1999 2,314 +18.1%
2008 2,866 +23.9%

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Notable people from village[edit]

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