Pont-de-Veyle

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Pont-de-Veyle
Chateau
Chateau
Coat of arms of Pont-de-Veyle
Coat of arms
Pont-de-Veyle is located in France
Pont-de-Veyle
Pont-de-Veyle
Coordinates: 46°15′49″N 4°53′19″E / 46.2637°N 4.88870°E / 46.2637; 4.88870Coordinates: 46°15′49″N 4°53′19″E / 46.2637°N 4.88870°E / 46.2637; 4.88870
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Pont-de-Veyle
Intercommunality Pont-de-Veyle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Moutot
Area1 1.94 km2 (0.75 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,496
 • Density 770/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01306 / 01290
Elevation 172–179 m (564–587 ft)
(avg. 178 m or 584 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.

Pont-de-Veyle is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Veyle flows west through the middle of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,364 —    
1800 1,426 +4.5%
1806 1,364 −4.3%
1821 1,319 −3.3%
1831 1,329 +0.8%
1836 1,256 −5.5%
1841 1,321 +5.2%
1846 1,285 −2.7%
1851 1,461 +13.7%
1856 1,458 −0.2%
1861 1,412 −3.2%
1866 1,389 −1.6%
1872 1,491 +7.3%
1876 1,355 −9.1%
1881 1,285 −5.2%
1886 1,240 −3.5%
1891 1,220 −1.6%
1896 1,152 −5.6%
1901 1,167 +1.3%
1906 1,126 −3.5%
1911 1,076 −4.4%
1921 932 −13.4%
1926 945 +1.4%
1931 991 +4.9%
1936 1,023 +3.2%
1946 1,046 +2.2%
1954 969 −7.4%
1962 1,037 +7.0%
1968 1,144 +10.3%
1975 1,177 +2.9%
1982 1,253 +6.5%
1990 1,421 +13.4%
1999 1,484 +4.4%
2008 1,496 +0.8%

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