Rossillon

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Not to be confused with Roussillon, the region of south-western France.

Rossillon
Chateau
Chateau
Rossillon is located in France
Rossillon
Rossillon
Coordinates: 45°50′00″N 5°36′00″E / 45.8333°N 5.6°E / 45.8333; 5.6Coordinates: 45°50′00″N 5°36′00″E / 45.8333°N 5.6°E / 45.8333; 5.6
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Virieu-le-Grand
Intercommunality Bugey-Arêne-Furans
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Bouvier
Area
 • Land1 8.07 km2 (3.12 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 145
 • Population2 density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01329 / 01510
Elevation 324–1,022 m (1,063–3,353 ft)
(avg. 330 m or 1,080 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 430 —    
1800 489 +13.7%
1806 424 −13.3%
1821 481 +13.4%
1831 561 +16.6%
1836 535 −4.6%
1841 517 −3.4%
1846 529 +2.3%
1851 531 +0.4%
1856 554 +4.3%
1861 556 +0.4%
1866 557 +0.2%
1872 536 −3.8%
1876 513 −4.3%
1881 506 −1.4%
1886 515 +1.8%
1891 484 −6.0%
1896 450 −7.0%
1901 356 −20.9%
1906 355 −0.3%
1911 321 −9.6%
1921 304 −5.3%
1926 314 +3.3%
1931 306 −2.5%
1936 228 −25.5%
1946 198 −13.2%
1954 198 +0.0%
1962 136 −31.3%
1968 130 −4.4%
1975 99 −23.8%
1982 96 −3.0%
1990 103 +7.3%
1999 147 +42.7%
2008 145 −1.4%

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