Lancrans

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Lancrans
Pertes de la Valserine, canyon where the Valserine runs only underground
Pertes de la Valserine, canyon where the Valserine runs only underground
Lancrans is located in France
Lancrans
Lancrans
Coordinates: 46°07′30″N 5°50′03″E / 46.125°N 5.8342°E / 46.125; 5.8342Coordinates: 46°07′30″N 5°50′03″E / 46.125°N 5.8342°E / 46.125; 5.8342
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Gex
Canton Collonges
Intercommunality Bassin Bellegardien
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Gavin
Area
 • Land1 9.66 km2 (3.73 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,025
 • Population2 density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01205 / 01200
Elevation 350–1,606 m (1,148–5,269 ft)
(avg. 625 m or 2,051 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 891 —    
1968 872 −2.1%
1975 836 −4.1%
1982 752 −10.0%
1990 815 +8.4%
1999 935 +14.7%
2008 1,025 +9.6%

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