Moirans

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For the French wine grape, see Moirans (grape).
Moirans
Chateau of La Motte
Chateau of La Motte
Coat of arms of Moirans
Coat of arms
Moirans is located in France
Moirans
Moirans
Coordinates: 45°19′33″N 5°33′55″E / 45.3258°N 5.5653°E / 45.3258; 5.5653Coordinates: 45°19′33″N 5°33′55″E / 45.3258°N 5.5653°E / 45.3258; 5.5653
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Rives
Intercommunality Pays Voironnais
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Gérard Simonet
Area1 20.06 km2 (7.75 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 7,743
 • Density 390/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38239 / 38430
Elevation 180–341 m (591–1,119 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.
For the town in Jura, see Moirans-en-Montagne.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,006 —    
1806 2,482 +23.7%
1821 2,742 +10.5%
1831 2,765 +0.8%
1841 2,769 +0.1%
1851 2,765 −0.1%
1861 2,789 +0.9%
1872 2,844 +2.0%
1881 3,227 +13.5%
1891 3,186 −1.3%
1901 3,479 +9.2%
1911 3,805 +9.4%
1921 3,517 −7.6%
1931 3,908 +11.1%
1946 3,418 −12.5%
1954 3,840 +12.3%
1962 3,959 +3.1%
1968 4,536 +14.6%
1975 5,106 +12.6%
1982 6,313 +23.6%
1990 7,133 +13.0%
1999 7,495 +5.1%
2006 7,860 +4.9%
2011 7,743 −1.5%

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