Lapeyrouse, Ain

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Lapeyrouse
Lapeyrouse is located in France
Lapeyrouse
Lapeyrouse
Coordinates: 45°59′02″N 4°58′39″E / 45.9839°N 4.977500°E / 45.9839; 4.977500Coordinates: 45°59′02″N 4°58′39″E / 45.9839°N 4.977500°E / 45.9839; 4.977500
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Villars-les-Dombes
Intercommunality Centre Dombes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Dubost
Area1 20.04 km2 (7.74 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 293
 • Density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01207 / 01330
Elevation 277–295 m (909–968 ft)
(avg. 293 m or 961 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The village lies in the middle of the commune, which counts numerous ponds.

The Chalaronne has its source in the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 378 —    
1800 304 −19.6%
1806 313 +3.0%
1821 328 +4.8%
1831 301 −8.2%
1836 289 −4.0%
1841 292 +1.0%
1846 309 +5.8%
1851 349 +12.9%
1856 350 +0.3%
1861 367 +4.9%
1866 384 +4.6%
1872 398 +3.6%
1876 385 −3.3%
1881 364 −5.5%
1886 402 +10.4%
1891 395 −1.7%
1896 382 −3.3%
1901 364 −4.7%
1906 354 −2.7%
1911 374 +5.6%
1921 315 −15.8%
1926 292 −7.3%
1931 308 +5.5%
1936 273 −11.4%
1946 304 +11.4%
1954 255 −16.1%
1962 208 −18.4%
1968 183 −12.0%
1975 169 −7.7%
1982 199 +17.8%
1990 207 +4.0%
1999 226 +9.2%
2008 293 +29.6%

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