Dolomieu, Isère

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Dolomieu
18th-century chateau
18th-century chateau
Dolomieu is located in France
Dolomieu
Dolomieu
Coordinates: 45°36′39″N 5°29′52″E / 45.6108°N 5.4978°E / 45.6108; 5.4978Coordinates: 45°36′39″N 5°29′52″E / 45.6108°N 5.4978°E / 45.6108; 5.4978
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement La Tour-du-Pin
Canton La Tour-du-Pin
Intercommunality Les Vallons de La Tour du Pin
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) André Bejuit
Area1 13.3 km2 (5.1 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 2,990
 • Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38148 / 38110

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.

Dolomieu is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,242 —    
1806 1,344 +8.2%
1821 1,622 +20.7%
1831 2,006 +23.7%
1841 2,202 +9.8%
1851 2,292 +4.1%
1861 2,240 −2.3%
1872 2,487 +11.0%
1881 2,527 +1.6%
1891 2,400 −5.0%
1901 2,191 −8.7%
1911 2,016 −8.0%
1921 1,785 −11.5%
1931 1,601 −10.3%
1946 1,322 −17.4%
1954 1,307 −1.1%
1962 1,256 −3.9%
1968 1,282 +2.1%
1975 1,348 +5.1%
1982 1,662 +23.3%
1990 2,135 +28.5%
1999 2,369 +11.0%
2007 2,787 +17.6%
2011 2,990 +7.3%

Personalities[edit]

Mathematician Élie Joseph Cartan was born here in 1869. Also geologist Déodat Gratet de Dolomieu was born here in 1750.

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