Laval, Isère

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Laval
Tower of Montfallet
Tower of Montfallet
Coat of arms of Laval
Coat of arms
Laval is located in France
Laval
Laval
Coordinates: 45°15′14″N 5°56′00″E / 45.2539°N 5.9333°E / 45.2539; 5.9333Coordinates: 45°15′14″N 5°56′00″E / 45.2539°N 5.9333°E / 45.2539; 5.9333
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Domène
Intercommunality Balcon de Belledonne
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Sébastien Eyraud
Area1 25.33 km2 (9.78 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 970
 • Density 38/km2 (99/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38206 / 38190
Elevation 320–2,600 m (1,050–8,530 ft)
(avg. 630 m or 2,070 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.

Laval is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,000 —    
1806 979 −2.1%
1821 1,226 +25.2%
1831 1,154 −5.9%
1841 1,100 −4.7%
1851 1,096 −0.4%
1861 1,045 −4.7%
1872 974 −6.8%
1881 909 −6.7%
1891 812 −10.7%
1901 759 −6.5%
1911 791 +4.2%
1921 717 −9.4%
1931 660 −7.9%
1946 462 −30.0%
1954 481 +4.1%
1962 467 −2.9%
1968 448 −4.1%
1975 450 +0.4%
1982 422 −6.2%
1990 525 +24.4%
1999 805 +53.3%
2008 950 +18.0%
2011 970 +2.1%

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