Corenc

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Corenc
Corenc is in the background; in the foreground is La Tronche
Corenc is in the background; in the foreground is La Tronche
Coat of arms of Corenc
Coat of arms
Corenc is located in France
Corenc
Corenc
Coordinates: 45°12′44″N 5°45′05″E / 45.2122°N 5.7514°E / 45.2122; 5.7514Coordinates: 45°12′44″N 5°45′05″E / 45.2122°N 5.7514°E / 45.2122; 5.7514
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Meylan
Intercommunality Grenoble Alpes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean-Damien Mermillod-Blondin
Area1 6.5 km2 (2.5 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 3,898
 • Density 600/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38126 / 38700
Elevation 221–1,328 m (725–4,357 ft)
(avg. 467 m or 1,532 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.

Corenc is a commune in the Isère département in southeastern France. It is a suburb of Grenoble.

Geography[edit]

Corenc is situated in the Alps and is near the border between the départements of Isère and Hautes-Alpes.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 479 —    
1806 552 +15.2%
1821 586 +6.2%
1831 568 −3.1%
1841 709 +24.8%
1851 807 +13.8%
1861 739 −8.4%
1872 701 −5.1%
1881 927 +32.2%
1891 901 −2.8%
1901 895 −0.7%
1911 806 −9.9%
1921 767 −4.8%
1931 1,156 +50.7%
1946 1,739 +50.4%
1954 2,508 +44.2%
1962 2,510 +0.1%
1968 2,850 +13.5%
1975 3,029 +6.3%
1982 3,138 +3.6%
1990 3,356 +6.9%
1999 3,856 +14.9%
2007 3,773 −2.2%
2011 3,898 +3.3%

Economy[edit]

In 2007, Corenc's per capita income of €30,742 was the highest of any commune of France outside of the Paris region, and was nearly double the national average of €15,849.

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