Crottet

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Crottet
Pont de Veyle train station
Pont de Veyle train station
Crottet is located in France
Crottet
Crottet
Coordinates: 46°16′41″N 4°53′34″E / 46.2781°N 4.8928°E / 46.2781; 4.8928Coordinates: 46°16′41″N 4°53′34″E / 46.2781°N 4.8928°E / 46.2781; 4.8928
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Pont-de-Veyle
Intercommunality Pont-de-Veyle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Perruche
Area
 • Land1 12.12 km2 (4.68 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,723
 • Population2 density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01134 / 01290
Elevation 170–213 m (558–699 ft)
(avg. 176 m or 577 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Veyle forms the commune's southwestern border, then flows into the Saône.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 682 —    
1968 731 +7.2%
1975 891 +21.9%
1982 986 +10.7%
1990 1,313 +33.2%
1999 1,477 +12.5%
2008 1,723 +16.7%

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