Sassenage

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Sassenage
The commune, seen from the road to Villard-de-Lans
The commune, seen from the road to Villard-de-Lans
Coat of arms of Sassenage
Coat of arms
Sassenage is located in France
Sassenage
Sassenage
Coordinates: 45°12′21″N 5°39′56″E / 45.2058°N 5.6656°E / 45.2058; 5.6656Coordinates: 45°12′21″N 5°39′56″E / 45.2058°N 5.6656°E / 45.2058; 5.6656
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Fontaine-Sassenage
Intercommunality Grenoble Alpes Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Christian Coigné
Area1 13 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 11,190
 • Density 860/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38474 / 38360
Elevation 199–1,649 m (653–5,410 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.

Sassenage is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 290 —    
1806 1,050 +262.1%
1821 1,216 +15.8%
1831 1,155 −5.0%
1841 1,450 +25.5%
1851 1,514 +4.4%
1861 1,505 −0.6%
1872 1,523 +1.2%
1881 1,632 +7.2%
1891 1,549 −5.1%
1901 1,559 +0.6%
1911 1,275 −18.2%
1921 1,344 +5.4%
1931 1,821 +35.5%
1946 1,648 −9.5%
1954 2,439 +48.0%
1962 2,589 +6.2%
1968 4,118 +59.1%
1975 7,021 +70.5%
1982 8,945 +27.4%
1990 9,788 +9.4%
1999 9,735 −0.5%
2006 10,554 +8.4%
2011 11,190 +6.0%

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Sassenage is twinned with:

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