Courtes

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Courtes
Museum La Ferme de la forêt
Museum La Ferme de la forêt
Courtes is located in France
Courtes
Courtes
Coordinates: 46°27′36″N 5°06′03″E / 46.46°N 5.1008°E / 46.46; 5.1008Coordinates: 46°27′36″N 5°06′03″E / 46.46°N 5.1008°E / 46.46; 5.1008
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Saint-Trivier-de-Courtes
Intercommunality Saint-Trivier-de-Courtes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maurice Jacquet
Area1 9.06 km2 (3.50 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 251
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01128 / 01560
Elevation 192–221 m (630–725 ft)
(avg. 212 m or 696 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Sâne Vive forms part of the commune's eastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 472 —    
1800 459 −2.8%
1806 485 +5.7%
1821 445 −8.2%
1831 429 −3.6%
1836 438 +2.1%
1841 452 +3.2%
1846 438 −3.1%
1851 455 +3.9%
1856 440 −3.3%
1861 432 −1.8%
1866 408 −5.6%
1872 409 +0.2%
1876 409 +0.0%
1881 408 −0.2%
1886 411 +0.7%
1891 409 −0.5%
1896 421 +2.9%
1901 405 −3.8%
1906 398 −1.7%
1911 400 +0.5%
1921 355 −11.3%
1926 372 +4.8%
1931 324 −12.9%
1936 343 +5.9%
1946 330 −3.8%
1954 308 −6.7%
1962 287 −6.8%
1968 254 −11.5%
1975 215 −15.4%
1982 199 −7.4%
1990 194 −2.5%
1999 218 +12.4%
2008 251 +15.1%

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