Saint-André-de-Corcy

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Saint-André-de-Corcy
Vue lointaine de l'église de Saint-André-de-Corcy.JPG
Saint-André-de-Corcy is located in France
Saint-André-de-Corcy
Saint-André-de-Corcy
Coordinates: 45°55′38″N 4°57′10″E / 45.9272°N 4.9528°E / 45.9272; 4.9528Coordinates: 45°55′38″N 4°57′10″E / 45.9272°N 4.9528°E / 45.9272; 4.9528
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Reyrieux
Intercommunality Centre Dombes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Baron
Area1 20.73 km2 (8.00 sq mi)
Population (2010)2 2,991
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01333 / 01390
Elevation 279–306 m (915–1,004 ft)
(avg. 296 m or 971 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.

Saint-André-de-Corcy is a commune in the Ain département in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 731 —    
1968 780 +6.7%
1975 900 +15.4%
1982 2,131 +136.8%
1990 2,547 +19.5%
1999 3,101 +21.8%
2008 2,971 −4.2%
2009 3,007 +1.2%
2010 2,991 −0.5%

Sites and monuments[edit]

The commune has several châteaux and poypes (fortified mounds, or mottes). The motte castrale Poype Les Roussière has been listed as monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture since 1989.[1] The Château de Montribloud a castle converted to a residence, dates from the 14th century.

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