Chélieu

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Chélieu
Chélieu is located in France
Chélieu
Chélieu
Coordinates: 45°30′46″N 5°28′36″E / 45.5128°N 5.4767°E / 45.5128; 5.4767Coordinates: 45°30′46″N 5°28′36″E / 45.5128°N 5.4767°E / 45.5128; 5.4767
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement La Tour-du-Pin
Canton Virieu
Intercommunality Vallée de la Bourbre
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Max Gauthier
Area1 10.13 km2 (3.91 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 668
 • Density 66/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38098 / 38730
Elevation 374–607 m (1,227–1,991 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Bourbre flows northeast through the eastern part of the commune and forms part of its northeastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1800 680 —    
1821 802 +17.9%
1831 901 +12.3%
1841 805 −10.7%
1851 760 −5.6%
1861 696 −8.4%
1872 670 −3.7%
1881 587 −12.4%
1891 598 +1.9%
1901 567 −5.2%
1911 517 −8.8%
1921 482 −6.8%
1931 487 +1.0%
1946 448 −8.0%
1962 407 −9.2%
1968 378 −7.1%
1982 368 −2.6%
1990 415 +12.8%
1999 522 +25.8%
2011 668 +28.0%

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