Montluel

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Montluel
Notre-Dame-des-Marais de Montluel.JPG
Coat of arms of Montluel
Coat of arms
Montluel is located in France
Montluel
Montluel
Coordinates: 45°51′00″N 5°03′18″E / 45.85°N 5.055°E / 45.85; 5.055Coordinates: 45°51′00″N 5°03′18″E / 45.85°N 5.055°E / 45.85; 5.055
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Montluel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacky Bernard
Area
 • Land1 40.11 km2 (15.49 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 6,774
 • Population2 density 170/km2 (440/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01262 / 01120
Elevation 192–312 m (630–1,024 ft)
(avg. 199 m or 653 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.

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

It is situated on the outskirts of Lyon. The inhabitants are known as Montluistes.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 3,438 —    
1800 3,652 +6.2%
1806 3,259 −10.8%
1821 3,547 +8.8%
1831 2,927 −17.5%
1836 2,955 +1.0%
1841 2,946 −0.3%
1846 3,171 +7.6%
1851 2,793 −11.9%
1856 2,610 −6.6%
1861 2,737 +4.9%
1866 2,981 +8.9%
1872 2,757 −7.5%
1876 2,829 +2.6%
1881 2,703 −4.5%
1886 2,755 +1.9%
1891 2,686 −2.5%
1896 2,589 −3.6%
1901 2,664 +2.9%
1906 2,564 −3.8%
1911 2,504 −2.3%
1921 2,153 −14.0%
1926 2,381 +10.6%
1931 2,460 +3.3%
1936 2,281 −7.3%
1946 2,213 −3.0%
1954 2,367 +7.0%
1962 2,785 +17.7%
1968 3,442 +23.6%
1975 4,604 +33.8%
1982 5,450 +18.4%
1990 5,954 +9.2%
1999 6,456 +8.4%
2008 6,774 +4.9%

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