Saint-Nizier-le-Bouchoux

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Saint-Nizier-le-Bouchoux
Église Saint-Antoine de Saint-Nizier-le-Bouchoux.jpg
Saint-Nizier-le-Bouchoux is located in France
Saint-Nizier-le-Bouchoux
Saint-Nizier-le-Bouchoux
Coordinates: 46°27′37″N 5°09′06″E / 46.4603°N 5.1517°E / 46.4603; 5.1517Coordinates: 46°27′37″N 5°09′06″E / 46.4603°N 5.1517°E / 46.4603; 5.1517
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Saint-Trivier-de-Courtes
Intercommunality Saint-Trivier-de-Courtes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Valérie Guyon
Area
 • Land1 28.3 km2 (10.9 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 727
 • Population2 density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01380 / 01560
Elevation 192–222 m (630–728 ft)
(avg. 208 m or 682 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-Nizier-le-Bouchoux is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Sâne Morte forms the commune's eastern border.

The Sâne Vive flows north through the western part of the commune and forms part of its northwestern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 1,651 —    
1800 1,695 +2.7%
1806 1,581 −6.7%
1821 1,491 −5.7%
1831 1,544 +3.6%
1836 1,572 +1.8%
1841 1,655 +5.3%
1846 1,650 −0.3%
1851 1,746 +5.8%
1856 1,708 −2.2%
1861 1,679 −1.7%
1866 1,670 −0.5%
1872 1,649 −1.3%
1876 1,743 +5.7%
1881 1,679 −3.7%
1886 1,655 −1.4%
1891 1,700 +2.7%
1896 1,673 −1.6%
1901 1,601 −4.3%
1906 1,579 −1.4%
1911 1,587 +0.5%
1921 1,418 −10.6%
1926 1,391 −1.9%
1931 1,364 −1.9%
1936 1,247 −8.6%
1946 1,225 −1.8%
1954 1,115 −9.0%
1962 1,025 −8.1%
1968 886 −13.6%
1975 743 −16.1%
1982 657 −11.6%
1990 625 −4.9%
1999 546 −12.6%
2008 727 +33.2%

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