Songieu

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Songieu
Songieu is located in France
Songieu
Songieu
Coordinates: 45°58′24″N 5°42′08″E / 45.9733°N 5.7022°E / 45.9733; 5.7022Coordinates: 45°58′24″N 5°42′08″E / 45.9733°N 5.7022°E / 45.9733; 5.7022
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Champagne-en-Valromey
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Ancian
Area
 • Land1 20.58 km2 (7.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 121
 • Population2 density 5.9/km2 (15/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01409 / 01260
Elevation 567–1,275 m (1,860–4,183 ft)
(avg. 750 m or 2,460 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 539 —    
1800 597 +10.8%
1806 923 +54.6%
1821 523 −43.3%
1831 586 +12.0%
1836 550 −6.1%
1841 652 +18.5%
1846 637 −2.3%
1851 629 −1.3%
1856 636 +1.1%
1861 665 +4.6%
1866 633 −4.8%
1872 612 −3.3%
1876 615 +0.5%
1881 594 −3.4%
1886 632 +6.4%
1891 548 −13.3%
1896 565 +3.1%
1901 522 −7.6%
1906 479 −8.2%
1911 409 −14.6%
1921 365 −10.8%
1926 348 −4.7%
1931 312 −10.3%
1936 255 −18.3%
1946 246 −3.5%
1954 218 −11.4%
1962 174 −20.2%
1968 165 −5.2%
1975 142 −13.9%
1982 126 −11.3%
1990 101 −19.8%
1999 125 +23.8%
2008 121 −3.2%

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