Genay, Rhône

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Genay
Genay is located in France
Genay
Genay
Coordinates: 45°53′51″N 4°50′30″E / 45.897500°N 4.8417°E / 45.897500; 4.8417Coordinates: 45°53′51″N 4°50′30″E / 45.897500°N 4.8417°E / 45.897500; 4.8417
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Lyon
Canton Neuville-sur-Saône
Intercommunality Lyon
Government
 • Mayor Arthur Roche
Area
 • Land1 8.49 km2 (3.28 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 4,817
 • Population2 density 570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69278 / 69730
Elevation 167–301 m (548–988 ft)
(avg. 200 m or 660 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Genay is located about 20 kilometres north of Lyons.

Surrounding communes[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Genay, Rhône
(Source: Cassini[1] and INSEE[2])
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
Population 1458 1825 2359 3544 4029 4657 4817
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

History[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Des villages de Cassini aux communes d'aujourd'hui". site de l'École des hautes études en sciences sociales. Retrieved 23 January 2010. 
  2. ^ "Recensement de la population au 1 January 2007". INSEE. Retrieved 23 January 2010. 

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