Craponne

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Craponne
Craponne is located in France
Craponne
Craponne
Coordinates: 45°44′N 4°43′E / 45.74°N 4.72°E / 45.74; 4.72Coordinates: 45°44′N 4°43′E / 45.74°N 4.72°E / 45.74; 4.72
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Lyon
Canton Vaugneray
Intercommunality Lyon
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Alain Galliano
Area
 • Land1 4.62 km2 (1.78 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 8,809
 • Population2 density 1,900/km2 (4,900/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69069 / 69290
Elevation 213–305 m (699–1,001 ft)
(avg. 285 m or 935 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.

Craponne is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France.

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