Biziat

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Biziat
Église de Biziat.JPG
Biziat is located in France
Biziat
Biziat
Coordinates: 46°13′00″N 4°56′00″E / 46.2167°N 4.9333°E / 46.2167; 4.9333Coordinates: 46°13′00″N 4°56′00″E / 46.2167°N 4.9333°E / 46.2167; 4.9333
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Châtillon-sur-Chalaronne
Intercommunality Bords de Veyle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Giraud
Area
 • Land1 11.48 km2 (4.43 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 774
 • Population2 density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01046 / 01290
Elevation 179–224 m (587–735 ft)
(avg. 210 m or 690 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Veyle forms most of the commune's northeastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 888 —    
1800 928 +4.5%
1806 993 +7.0%
1821 1,029 +3.6%
1831 1,101 +7.0%
1836 1,034 −6.1%
1841 1,032 −0.2%
1846 1,085 +5.1%
1851 1,141 +5.2%
1856 1,060 −7.1%
1861 1,019 −3.9%
1866 958 −6.0%
1872 877 −8.5%
1876 902 +2.9%
1881 867 −3.9%
1886 832 −4.0%
1891 803 −3.5%
1896 767 −4.5%
1901 756 −1.4%
1906 704 −6.9%
1911 682 −3.1%
1921 649 −4.8%
1926 636 −2.0%
1931 628 −1.3%
1936 610 −2.9%
1946 604 −1.0%
1954 557 −7.8%
1962 502 −9.9%
1968 518 +3.2%
1975 533 +2.9%
1982 561 +5.3%
1990 574 +2.3%
1999 641 +11.7%
2008 774 +20.7%

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