La Verpillière

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La Verpillière
La Verpillière is located in France
La Verpillière
La Verpillière
Coordinates: 45°38′16″N 5°08′37″E / 45.6378°N 5.1436°E / 45.6378; 5.1436Coordinates: 45°38′16″N 5°08′37″E / 45.6378°N 5.1436°E / 45.6378; 5.1436
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement La Tour-du-Pin
Canton Verpillière
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération Porte de l'Isère
Government
 • Mayor (2008) M. Patrick Margier
Area
 • Land1 6.64 km2 (2.56 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 5,982
 • Population2 density 900/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38537 / 38290
Elevation 205–305 m (673–1,001 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 Verpillière is a commune in the Isère department in south-eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Bourbre flows north-westward through the northern part of the commune.

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