Pirajoux

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Pirajoux
Pirajoux is located in France
Pirajoux
Pirajoux
Coordinates: 46°22′17″N 5°17′58″E / 46.3714°N 5.2994°E / 46.3714; 5.2994Coordinates: 46°22′17″N 5°17′58″E / 46.3714°N 5.2994°E / 46.3714; 5.2994
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Coligny
Intercommunality Coligny
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Noël Piroux
Area
 • Land1 12.99 km2 (5.02 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 330
 • Population2 density 25/km2 (66/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01296 / 01270
Elevation 192–237 m (630–778 ft)
(avg. 228 m or 748 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Solnan forms most of the commune's eastern border. The Sevron forms parts of the commune's western border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 703 —    
1800 763 +8.5%
1806 745 −2.4%
1821 713 −4.3%
1831 754 +5.8%
1836 732 −2.9%
1841 739 +1.0%
1846 727 −1.6%
1851 732 +0.7%
1856 694 −5.2%
1861 709 +2.2%
1866 714 +0.7%
1872 701 −1.8%
1876 726 +3.6%
1881 721 −0.7%
1886 705 −2.2%
1891 700 −0.7%
1896 665 −5.0%
1901 666 +0.2%
1906 637 −4.4%
1911 639 +0.3%
1921 597 −6.6%
1926 581 −2.7%
1931 494 −15.0%
1936 522 +5.7%
1946 540 +3.4%
1954 470 −13.0%
1962 428 −8.9%
1968 375 −12.4%
1975 314 −16.3%
1982 294 −6.4%
1990 304 +3.4%
1999 299 −1.6%
2008 330 +10.4%

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