Saint-Christophe-sur-Guiers

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Saint-Christophe-sur-Guiers
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Coat of arms of Saint-Christophe-sur-Guiers
Coat of arms
Saint-Christophe-sur-Guiers is located in France
Saint-Christophe-sur-Guiers
Saint-Christophe-sur-Guiers
Coordinates: 45°26′17″N 5°46′29″E / 45.4381°N 5.7747°E / 45.4381; 5.7747Coordinates: 45°26′17″N 5°46′29″E / 45.4381°N 5.7747°E / 45.4381; 5.7747
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Saint-Laurent-du-Pont
Intercommunality Cœur de Chartreuse
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Nicole Vérard
Area1 23.54 km2 (9.09 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 832
 • Density 35/km2 (92/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38376 / 38380
Elevation 386–1,761 m (1,266–5,778 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-Christophe-sur-Guiers is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

La Ruchère[edit]

La Ruchère, rural district, mainly famous for cross country skiing slopes, was fasten to Saint-Christophe-sur-Guiers in 1794.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 366 —    
1806 1,018 +178.1%
1821 1,062 +4.3%
1831 1,300 +22.4%
1841 1,368 +5.2%
1851 1,306 −4.5%
1861 1,065 −18.5%
1872 971 −8.8%
1881 894 −7.9%
1891 846 −5.4%
1901 769 −9.1%
1911 747 −2.9%
1921 607 −18.7%
1931 579 −4.6%
1946 552 −4.7%
1954 542 −1.8%
1962 521 −3.9%
1968 442 −15.2%
1975 430 −2.7%
1982 599 +39.3%
1990 709 +18.4%
1999 720 +1.6%
2006 766 +6.4%
2011 832 +8.6%

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