La Boisse

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La Boisse
Chateau of Grand-Casset
Chateau of Grand-Casset
Coat of arms of La Boisse
Coat of arms
La Boisse is located in France
La Boisse
La Boisse
Coordinates: 45°50′34″N 5°02′11″E / 45.8428°N 5.0364°E / 45.8428; 5.0364Coordinates: 45°50′34″N 5°02′11″E / 45.8428°N 5.0364°E / 45.8428; 5.0364
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Montluel
Intercommunality Montluel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) François Drogue
Area1 9.4 km2 (3.6 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,880
 • Density 310/km2 (790/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01049 / 01120
Elevation 179–319 m (587–1,047 ft)
(avg. 240 m or 790 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.

La Boisse is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 787 —    
1800 635 −19.3%
1806 853 +34.3%
1821 900 +5.5%
1831 886 −1.6%
1836 882 −0.5%
1841 887 +0.6%
1846 913 +2.9%
1851 915 +0.2%
1856 898 −1.9%
1861 907 +1.0%
1866 893 −1.5%
1872 829 −7.2%
1876 841 +1.4%
1881 752 −10.6%
1886 744 −1.1%
1891 764 +2.7%
1896 752 −1.6%
1901 759 +0.9%
1906 750 −1.2%
1911 748 −0.3%
1921 623 −16.7%
1926 712 +14.3%
1931 816 +14.6%
1936 836 +2.5%
1946 809 −3.2%
1954 984 +21.6%
1962 1,202 +22.2%
1968 1,457 +21.2%
1975 1,751 +20.2%
1982 1,959 +11.9%
1990 2,419 +23.5%
1999 2,709 +12.0%
2008 2,880 +6.3%

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