Dompierre-sur-Veyle

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Dompierre-sur-Veyle
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Dompierre-sur-Veyle is located in France
Dompierre-sur-Veyle
Dompierre-sur-Veyle
Coordinates: 46°04′00″N 5°12′00″E / 46.0667°N 5.2°E / 46.0667; 5.2Coordinates: 46°04′00″N 5°12′00″E / 46.0667°N 5.2°E / 46.0667; 5.2
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Pont-d'Ain
Intercommunality Bourg-en-Bresse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Bérard
Area1 29.10 km2 (11.24 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,198
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01145 / 01240
Elevation 264–312 m (866–1,024 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.

Dompierre-sur-Veyle is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Veyle forms part of the commune's southwestern border, then flows north through the middle of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 837 —    
1800 618 −26.2%
1806 685 +10.8%
1821 727 +6.1%
1831 746 +2.6%
1836 780 +4.6%
1841 893 +14.5%
1846 986 +10.4%
1851 928 −5.9%
1856 1,013 +9.2%
1861 989 −2.4%
1866 1,054 +6.6%
1872 1,084 +2.8%
1876 1,105 +1.9%
1881 1,132 +2.4%
1886 1,174 +3.7%
1891 1,160 −1.2%
1896 1,098 −5.3%
1901 1,080 −1.6%
1906 1,098 +1.7%
1911 1,065 −3.0%
1921 910 −14.6%
1926 877 −3.6%
1931 811 −7.5%
1936 834 +2.8%
1946 756 −9.4%
1954 702 −7.1%
1962 705 +0.4%
1968 662 −6.1%
1975 632 −4.5%
1982 745 +17.9%
1990 828 +11.1%
1999 968 +16.9%
2008 1,198 +23.8%

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