Bonson, Loire

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Bonson
Bonson is located in France
Bonson
Bonson
Coordinates: 45°31′27″N 4°13′00″E / 45.5242°N 4.2167°E / 45.5242; 4.2167Coordinates: 45°31′27″N 4°13′00″E / 45.5242°N 4.2167°E / 45.5242; 4.2167
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Montbrison
Canton Saint-Just-Saint-Rambert
Intercommunality Loire Forez
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joseph Deville
Area
 • Land1 5.15 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 3,630
 • Population2 density 700/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42022 / 42160
Elevation 355–385 m (1,165–1,263 ft)
(avg. 380 m or 1,250 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.

Bonson, Loire is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1968 1,096 —    
1975 1,513 +38.0%
1982 2,566 +69.6%
1990 3,880 +51.2%
1999 3,816 −1.6%
2006 3,710 −2.8%
2009 3,630 −2.2%

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