Verjon

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Verjon
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Verjon
Coat of arms
Verjon is located in France
Verjon
Verjon
Coordinates: 46°20′45″N 5°21′05″E / 46.3458°N 5.3514°E / 46.3458; 5.3514Coordinates: 46°20′45″N 5°21′05″E / 46.3458°N 5.3514°E / 46.3458; 5.3514
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Coligny
Intercommunality Coligny
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marie-Pierre Laurent
Area
 • Land1 5.11 km2 (1.97 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 250
 • Population2 density 49/km2 (130/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01432 / 01270
Elevation 210–496 m (689–1,627 ft)
(avg. 243 m or 797 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Solnan has its source in the commune and forms part of its southwestern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 464 —    
1800 455 −1.9%
1806 552 +21.3%
1821 497 −10.0%
1831 482 −3.0%
1836 483 +0.2%
1841 492 +1.9%
1846 453 −7.9%
1851 489 +7.9%
1856 433 −11.5%
1861 436 +0.7%
1866 446 +2.3%
1872 439 −1.6%
1876 429 −2.3%
1881 401 −6.5%
1886 413 +3.0%
1891 401 −2.9%
1896 378 −5.7%
1901 394 +4.2%
1906 405 +2.8%
1911 389 −4.0%
1921 332 −14.7%
1926 315 −5.1%
1931 310 −1.6%
1936 293 −5.5%
1946 277 −5.5%
1954 278 +0.4%
1962 237 −14.7%
1968 205 −13.5%
1975 187 −8.8%
1982 209 +11.8%
1990 235 +12.4%
1999 192 −18.3%
2008 250 +30.2%

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