Chaley

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Chaley
Chaley is located in France
Chaley
Chaley
Coordinates: 45°57′00″N 5°32′00″E / 45.95°N 5.5333°E / 45.95; 5.5333Coordinates: 45°57′00″N 5°32′00″E / 45.95°N 5.5333°E / 45.95; 5.5333
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Saint-Rambert-en-Bugey
Intercommunality Vallée de l'Albarine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Persico
Area
 • Land1 4.6 km2 (1.8 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 120
 • Population2 density 26/km2 (68/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01076 / 01230
Elevation 394–910 m (1,293–2,986 ft)
(avg. 430 m or 1,410 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The river Albarine flows southwestward through the commune; the village lies on its right bank.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 218 —    
1800 230 +5.5%
1806 270 +17.4%
1821 330 +22.2%
1831 281 −14.8%
1836 288 +2.5%
1841 284 −1.4%
1846 283 −0.4%
1851 280 −1.1%
1856 414 +47.9%
1861 334 −19.3%
1866 366 +9.6%
1872 356 −2.7%
1876 417 +17.1%
1881 459 +10.1%
1886 540 +17.6%
1891 678 +25.6%
1896 618 −8.8%
1901 661 +7.0%
1906 721 +9.1%
1911 600 −16.8%
1921 481 −19.8%
1926 571 +18.7%
1931 468 −18.0%
1936 473 +1.1%
1946 358 −24.3%
1954 372 +3.9%
1962 276 −25.8%
1968 278 +0.7%
1975 171 −38.5%
1982 106 −38.0%
1990 107 +0.9%
1999 106 −0.9%
2008 120 +13.2%

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