Burcin

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Burcin
Coat of arms of Burcin
Coat of arms
Burcin is located in France
Burcin
Burcin
Coordinates: 45°25′56″N 5°26′18″E / 45.4322°N 5.4383°E / 45.4322; 5.4383Coordinates: 45°25′56″N 5°26′18″E / 45.4322°N 5.4383°E / 45.4322; 5.4383
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement La Tour-du-Pin
Canton Grand-Lemps
Intercommunality Bièvre Est
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Guetaz
Area1 6.69 km2 (2.58 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 450
 • Density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38063 / 38690
Elevation 453–734 m (1,486–2,408 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.

Burcin is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Bourbre has its source in the commune and forms part of its western border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 440 —    
1800 441 +0.2%
1821 553 +25.4%
1831 577 +4.3%
1841 517 −10.4%
1851 524 +1.4%
1861 510 −2.7%
1872 455 −10.8%
1881 450 −1.1%
1891 399 −11.3%
1901 414 +3.8%
1911 376 −9.2%
1921 349 −7.2%
1931 318 −8.9%
1946 350 +10.1%
1954 345 −1.4%
1962 317 −8.1%
1968 334 +5.4%
1975 303 −9.3%
1982 318 +5.0%
1990 401 +26.1%
1999 370 −7.7%
2009 450 +21.6%

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