Canton of Thoissey

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Canton de Thoissey
French canton
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Seat Thoissey
Communes 12
Government
 • Representative André Philippon
2011-2014
Area¹
 • Total 120.62 km2 (46.57 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 12,005
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Cantonal code 01 32
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The canton of Thoissey is an administrative division in eastern France. It includes the following communes:

Commune Inhabitants Postal code INSEE code
Garnerans 565 01140 01167
Genouilleux 399 01090 01169
Guéreins 1 065 01090 01183
Illiat 466 01140 01188
Mogneneins 572 01140 01252
Montceaux 908 01090 01258
Montmerle-sur-Saône 2 830 01090 01263
Peyzieux-sur-Saône 337 01140 01295
Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne 2 259 01140 01348
Saint-Étienne-sur-Chalaronne 1 179 01140 01351
Thoissey 1 358 01140 01420
Valeins 67 01140 01428

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Canton of Thoissey
(Source: INSEE)
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006 2007 2008
Population 7 236 7 825 8 105 9 344 10 668 12 005 {{{7}}} {{{8}}} {{{9}}}
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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Coordinates: 46°10′25″N 4°48′06″E / 46.17361°N 4.80167°E / 46.17361; 4.80167