Péron, Ain

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Péron
Church of Saint Antoine
Church of Saint Antoine
Coat of arms of Péron
Coat of arms
Péron is located in France
Péron
Péron
Coordinates: 46°11′24″N 5°55′35″E / 46.19°N 5.9264°E / 46.19; 5.9264Coordinates: 46°11′24″N 5°55′35″E / 46.19°N 5.9264°E / 46.19; 5.9264
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Gex
Canton Collonges
Intercommunality Pays de Gex
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Armand
Area1 26.01 km2 (10.04 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,930
 • Density 74/km2 (190/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01288 / 01630
Elevation 411–1,501 m (1,348–4,925 ft)
(avg. 580 m or 1,900 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.

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

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 878 —    
1800 1,003 +14.2%
1806 1,001 −0.2%
1821 1,188 +18.7%
1831 1,292 +8.8%
1836 1,312 +1.5%
1841 1,372 +4.6%
1846 1,327 −3.3%
1851 1,343 +1.2%
1856 1,305 −2.8%
1861 1,206 −7.6%
1866 1,145 −5.1%
1872 1,139 −0.5%
1876 1,127 −1.1%
1881 1,064 −5.6%
1886 1,116 +4.9%
1891 1,016 −9.0%
1896 1,189 +17.0%
1901 964 −18.9%
1906 909 −5.7%
1911 838 −7.8%
1921 806 −3.8%
1926 798 −1.0%
1931 751 −5.9%
1936 764 +1.7%
1946 713 −6.7%
1954 696 −2.4%
1962 654 −6.0%
1968 701 +7.2%
1975 891 +27.1%
1982 1,005 +12.8%
1990 1,202 +19.6%
1999 1,579 +31.4%
2008 1,930 +22.2%

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