Collonges, Ain

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Collonges
Collonges Ain view.JPG
Coat of arms of Collonges
Coat of arms
Collonges is located in France
Collonges
Collonges
Coordinates: 46°08′21″N 5°54′18″E / 46.1392°N 5.905°E / 46.1392; 5.905Coordinates: 46°08′21″N 5°54′18″E / 46.1392°N 5.905°E / 46.1392; 5.905
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Gex
Canton Collonges
Intercommunality Pays de Gex
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Duparc
Area1 16.25 km2 (6.27 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,621
 • Density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01109 / 01550
Elevation 329–1,621 m (1,079–5,318 ft)
(avg. 500 m or 1,600 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.

Collonges is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France. Just outside the village is Fort l'Écluse.[1][2]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,146 —    
1800 1,145 −0.1%
1806 1,222 +6.7%
1821 1,351 +10.6%
1831 1,256 −7.0%
1836 1,276 +1.6%
1841 1,278 +0.2%
1846 1,293 +1.2%
1851 1,221 −5.6%
1856 1,323 +8.4%
1861 1,171 −11.5%
1866 1,166 −0.4%
1872 1,115 −4.4%
1876 1,086 −2.6%
1881 1,091 +0.5%
1886 1,104 +1.2%
1891 1,075 −2.6%
1896 1,503 +39.8%
1901 956 −36.4%
1906 891 −6.8%
1911 871 −2.2%
1921 852 −2.2%
1926 836 −1.9%
1931 701 −16.1%
1936 754 +7.6%
1946 657 −12.9%
1954 732 +11.4%
1962 879 +20.1%
1968 901 +2.5%
1975 966 +7.2%
1982 926 −4.1%
1990 1,000 +8.0%
1999 1,106 +10.6%
2008 1,621 +46.6%

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