Challes-la-Montagne

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Challes-la-Montagne
Challes-la-Montagne is located in France
Challes-la-Montagne
Challes-la-Montagne
Coordinates: 46°07′33″N 5°27′54″E / 46.1258°N 5.465°E / 46.1258; 5.465Coordinates: 46°07′33″N 5°27′54″E / 46.1258°N 5.465°E / 46.1258; 5.465
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Nantua
Canton Poncin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Noëlle Roche
Area
 • Land1 7.65 km2 (2.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 186
 • Population2 density 24/km2 (63/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01077 / 01450
Elevation 440–700 m (1,440–2,300 ft)
(avg. 480 m or 1,570 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.

Challes-la-Montagne is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

The commune was formerly called Challes and was officially renamed on July 7, 2006.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 490 —    
1800 381 −22.2%
1806 504 +32.3%
1821 481 −4.6%
1831 570 +18.5%
1836 530 −7.0%
1841 577 +8.9%
1846 557 −3.5%
1851 597 +7.2%
1856 510 −14.6%
1861 510 +0.0%
1866 487 −4.5%
1872 460 −5.5%
1876 447 −2.8%
1881 425 −4.9%
1886 400 −5.9%
1891 406 +1.5%
1896 391 −3.7%
1901 350 −10.5%
1906 331 −5.4%
1911 322 −2.7%
1921 278 −13.7%
1926 255 −8.3%
1931 252 −1.2%
1936 249 −1.2%
1946 221 −11.2%
1954 200 −9.5%
1962 193 −3.5%
1968 169 −12.4%
1975 135 −20.1%
1982 169 +25.2%
1990 193 +14.2%
1999 200 +3.6%
2008 186 −7.0%

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