Groissiat

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Groissiat
Groissiat is located in France
Groissiat
Groissiat
Coordinates: 46°13′20″N 5°36′25″E / 46.2222°N 5.6069°E / 46.2222; 5.6069Coordinates: 46°13′20″N 5°36′25″E / 46.2222°N 5.6069°E / 46.2222; 5.6069
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Nantua
Canton Oyonnax-Sud
Intercommunality Oyonnax
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Machurat
Area
 • Land1 6.32 km2 (2.44 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,116
 • Population2 density 180/km2 (460/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01181 / 01100
Elevation 507–940 m (1,663–3,084 ft)
(avg. 530 m or 1,740 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 252 —    
1800 260 +3.2%
1806 242 −6.9%
1821 267 +10.3%
1831 265 −0.7%
1836 252 −4.9%
1841 239 −5.2%
1846 270 +13.0%
1851 247 −8.5%
1856 249 +0.8%
1861 285 +14.5%
1866 269 −5.6%
1872 259 −3.7%
1876 308 +18.9%
1881 260 −15.6%
1886 252 −3.1%
1891 248 −1.6%
1896 227 −8.5%
1901 234 +3.1%
1906 224 −4.3%
1911 209 −6.7%
1921 183 −12.4%
1926 182 −0.5%
1931 170 −6.6%
1936 146 −14.1%
1946 186 +27.4%
1954 202 +8.6%
1962 216 +6.9%
1968 182 −15.7%
1975 310 +70.3%
1982 511 +64.8%
1990 611 +19.6%
1999 747 +22.3%
2008 1,116 +49.4%

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