Leyment

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Leyment
Leyment is located in France
Leyment
Leyment
Coordinates: 45°55′00″N 5°18′00″E / 45.9167°N 5.3°E / 45.9167; 5.3Coordinates: 45°55′00″N 5°18′00″E / 45.9167°N 5.3°E / 45.9167; 5.3
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Lagnieu
Intercommunality Plaine de l'Ain
Government
 • Mayor (2008 – 2014) Marilyn Bottex
Area
 • Land1 14.18 km2 (5.47 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,260
 • Population2 density 89/km2 (230/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01213 / 01150
Elevation 221–321 m (725–1,053 ft)
(avg. 260 m or 850 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The river Albarine forms part of the commune's northern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 450 —    
1800 500 +11.1%
1806 514 +2.8%
1821 552 +7.4%
1831 610 +10.5%
1836 571 −6.4%
1841 557 −2.5%
1846 569 +2.2%
1851 607 +6.7%
1856 615 +1.3%
1861 582 −5.4%
1866 584 +0.3%
1872 569 −2.6%
1876 519 −8.8%
1881 492 −5.2%
1886 515 +4.7%
1891 536 +4.1%
1896 441 −17.7%
1901 442 +0.2%
1906 440 −0.5%
1911 436 −0.9%
1921 568 +30.3%
1926 580 +2.1%
1931 688 +18.6%
1936 665 −3.3%
1946 510 −23.3%
1954 548 +7.5%
1962 543 −0.9%
1968 522 −3.9%
1975 552 +5.7%
1982 540 −2.2%
1990 822 +52.2%
1999 922 +12.2%
2008 1,260 +36.7%

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