Brénaz

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Brénaz
Brénaz is located in France
Brénaz
Brénaz
Coordinates: 45°56′54″N 5°43′22″E / 45.9483°N 5.7228°E / 45.9483; 5.7228Coordinates: 45°56′54″N 5°43′22″E / 45.9483°N 5.7228°E / 45.9483; 5.7228
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Champagne-en-Valromey
Intercommunality Valromey
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascale Martinod
Area
 • Land1 9.79 km2 (3.78 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 92
 • Population2 density 9.4/km2 (24/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01059 / 01260
Elevation 580–1,425 m (1,903–4,675 ft)
(avg. 650 m or 2,130 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The commune lies west of the Grand Colombier (Ain).

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 391 —    
1800 349 −10.7%
1806 416 +19.2%
1821 393 −5.5%
1831 351 −10.7%
1836 296 −15.7%
1841 360 +21.6%
1846 363 +0.8%
1851 327 −9.9%
1856 325 −0.6%
1861 358 +10.2%
1866 299 −16.5%
1872 285 −4.7%
1876 302 +6.0%
1881 313 +3.6%
1886 258 −17.6%
1891 236 −8.5%
1896 215 −8.9%
1901 205 −4.7%
1906 183 −10.7%
1911 178 −2.7%
1921 192 +7.9%
1926 196 +2.1%
1931 199 +1.5%
1936 185 −7.0%
1946 168 −9.2%
1954 128 −23.8%
1962 115 −10.2%
1968 116 +0.9%
1975 103 −11.2%
1982 92 −10.7%
1990 95 +3.3%
1999 105 +10.5%
2008 92 −12.4%

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