Beynost

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Beynost
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Beynost
Coat of arms
Beynost is located in France
Beynost
Beynost
Coordinates: 45°50′28″N 5°00′07″E / 45.8411°N 5.0019°E / 45.8411; 5.0019Coordinates: 45°50′28″N 5°00′07″E / 45.8411°N 5.0019°E / 45.8411; 5.0019
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Miribel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Nicod
Area1 10.64 km2 (4.11 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 4,305
 • Density 400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01000 / 01700
Elevation 174–322 m (571–1,056 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 770 —    
1800 847 +10.0%
1806 862 +1.8%
1821 922 +7.0%
1831 870 −5.6%
1836 852 −2.1%
1841 833 −2.2%
1846 869 +4.3%
1851 909 +4.6%
1856 906 −0.3%
1861 945 +4.3%
1866 960 +1.6%
1872 862 −10.2%
1876 855 −0.8%
1881 869 +1.6%
1886 833 −4.1%
1891 858 +3.0%
1896 902 +5.1%
1901 912 +1.1%
1906 850 −6.8%
1911 865 +1.8%
1921 913 +5.5%
1926 955 +4.6%
1931 1,303 +36.4%
1936 1,117 −14.3%
1946 1,128 +1.0%
1954 1,247 +10.5%
1962 1,386 +11.1%
1968 1,763 +27.2%
1975 2,311 +31.1%
1982 2,714 +17.4%
1990 3,141 +15.7%
1999 3,530 +12.4%
2008 4,305 +22.0%


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