La Tronche

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La Tronche
Ville de La Tronche (isère).JPG
Coat of arms of La Tronche
Coat of arms
La Tronche is located in France
La Tronche
La Tronche
Coordinates: 45°12′26″N 5°44′28″E / 45.2072°N 5.7411°E / 45.2072; 5.7411Coordinates: 45°12′26″N 5°44′28″E / 45.2072°N 5.7411°E / 45.2072; 5.7411
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Canton of Meylan
Intercommunality Grenoble Alpes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Bertrand Spindler
Area1 6.4 km2 (2.5 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 6,627
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38516 / 38700
Elevation 207–1,045 m (679–3,428 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 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 Tronche is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

The Centre hospitalier universitaire de Grenoble is the main hospital of the French Alps.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 997 —    
1806 1,095 +9.8%
1821 1,109 +1.3%
1831 1,372 +23.7%
1841 1,537 +12.0%
1851 1,722 +12.0%
1861 1,728 +0.3%
1872 2,131 +23.3%
1881 2,385 +11.9%
1891 2,428 +1.8%
1901 2,887 +18.9%
1911 2,922 +1.2%
1921 3,461 +18.4%
1931 5,572 +61.0%
1946 5,364 −3.7%
1954 6,320 +17.8%
1962 7,517 +18.9%
1968 7,993 +6.3%
1975 7,410 −7.3%
1982 6,690 −9.7%
1990 6,454 −3.5%
1999 6,433 −0.3%
2006 6,142 −4.5%
2012 6,627 +7.9%

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