Mézériat

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Mézériat
Mézériat is located in France
Mézériat
Mézériat
Coordinates: 46°14′07″N 5°02′52″E / 46.2353°N 5.0478°E / 46.2353; 5.0478Coordinates: 46°14′07″N 5°02′52″E / 46.2353°N 5.0478°E / 46.2353; 5.0478
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Châtillon-sur-Chalaronne
Intercommunality Bords de Veyle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Etienne Robin
Area
 • Land1 19.17 km2 (7.40 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,034
 • Population2 density 110/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01246 / 01660
Elevation 189–223 m (620–732 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.

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

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The Veyle flows west through the southern part of the commune, crosses the village, then flows southwest and forms part of the commune's southwestern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 701 —    
1800 1,041 +48.5%
1806 1,093 +5.0%
1821 1,175 +7.5%
1831 1,208 +2.8%
1836 1,234 +2.2%
1841 1,209 −2.0%
1846 1,306 +8.0%
1851 1,287 −1.5%
1856 1,306 +1.5%
1861 1,301 −0.4%
1866 1,347 +3.5%
1872 1,354 +0.5%
1876 1,405 +3.8%
1881 1,425 +1.4%
1886 1,402 −1.6%
1891 1,416 +1.0%
1896 1,422 +0.4%
1901 1,427 +0.4%
1906 1,420 −0.5%
1911 1,441 +1.5%
1921 1,313 −8.9%
1926 1,317 +0.3%
1931 1,305 −0.9%
1936 1,353 +3.7%
1946 1,298 −4.1%
1954 1,239 −4.5%
1962 1,272 +2.7%
1968 1,298 +2.0%
1975 1,660 +27.9%
1982 1,879 +13.2%
1990 1,995 +6.2%
1999 1,911 −4.2%
2008 2,034 +6.4%

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