Le Bois-d'Oingt

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Le Bois-d'Oingt
Place de la libération in Le Bois-d'Oingt
Place de la libération in Le Bois-d'Oingt
Le Bois-d'Oingt is located in France
Le Bois-d'Oingt
Le Bois-d'Oingt
Coordinates: 45°55′16″N 4°35′10″E / 45.9211°N 4.5861°E / 45.9211; 4.5861Coordinates: 45°55′16″N 4°35′10″E / 45.9211°N 4.5861°E / 45.9211; 4.5861
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Villefranche-sur-Saône
Canton Bois-d'Oingt
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Yves Trincat
Area
 • Land1 5.13 km2 (1.98 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,973
 • Population2 density 380/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69024 / 69620
Elevation 250–466 m (820–1,529 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

Le Bois-d'Oingt is a commune located in the Rhône in the Rhône-Alpes region, in eastern France.

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Le Bois d'Oingt's acreage is of 1.976 square mile (512 hectares), and it lies at 350 meters altitude.

The inhabitants of Bois d’Oingt are called the “buisantins”.

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