Lhuis

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Lhuis
Eglise Lhuis.jpg
Coat of arms of Lhuis
Coat of arms
Lhuis is located in France
Lhuis
Lhuis
Coordinates: 45°45′00″N 5°32′00″E / 45.75°N 5.5333°E / 45.75; 5.5333Coordinates: 45°45′00″N 5°32′00″E / 45.75°N 5.5333°E / 45.75; 5.5333
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Lhuis
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Simon Albert
Area
 • Land1 24.43 km2 (9.43 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 817
 • Population2 density 33/km2 (87/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01216 / 01680
Elevation 201–1,020 m (659–3,346 ft)
(avg. 395 m or 1,296 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.

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

It is located near Bugey at the southern end of the Jura mountains. It lies between Lyon and Aix-les-Bains, about 60 km (37 mi) from each.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,140 —    
1800 1,123 −1.5%
1806 1,077 −4.1%
1821 1,226 +13.8%
1831 1,356 +10.6%
1836 1,266 −6.6%
1841 1,305 +3.1%
1846 1,342 +2.8%
1851 1,390 +3.6%
1856 1,306 −6.0%
1861 1,355 +3.8%
1866 1,266 −6.6%
1872 1,264 −0.2%
1876 1,246 −1.4%
1881 1,147 −7.9%
1886 1,218 +6.2%
1891 1,155 −5.2%
1896 1,110 −3.9%
1901 1,067 −3.9%
1906 1,003 −6.0%
1911 996 −0.7%
1921 876 −12.0%
1926 820 −6.4%
1931 748 −8.8%
1936 758 +1.3%
1946 664 −12.4%
1954 640 −3.6%
1962 570 −10.9%
1968 597 +4.7%
1975 592 −0.8%
1982 640 +8.1%
1990 587 −8.3%
1999 724 +23.3%
2008 817 +12.8%

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