Fareins

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Fareins
Chateau of Fléchères
Chateau of Fléchères
Fareins is located in France
Fareins
Fareins
Coordinates: 46°01′13″N 4°45′44″E / 46.0202°N 4.7623°E / 46.0202; 4.7623Coordinates: 46°01′13″N 4°45′44″E / 46.0202°N 4.7623°E / 46.0202; 4.7623
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Saint-Trivier-sur-Moignans
Intercommunality Porte ouest de la Dombes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Dumoulins
Area
 • Land1 8.22 km2 (3.17 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,035
 • Population2 density 250/km2 (640/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01157 / 01480
Elevation 167–253 m (548–830 ft)
(avg. 210 m or 690 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 922 —    
1968 871 −5.5%
1975 1,006 +15.5%
1982 1,385 +37.7%
1990 1,545 +11.6%
1999 1,668 +8.0%
2008 2,035 +22.0%

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