Villemotier

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Villemotier
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Villemotier is located in France
Villemotier
Villemotier
Coordinates: 46°20′46″N 5°19′16″E / 46.3461°N 5.3211°E / 46.3461; 5.3211Coordinates: 46°20′46″N 5°19′16″E / 46.3461°N 5.3211°E / 46.3461; 5.3211
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Coligny
Intercommunality Coligny
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Aimé Girard
Area
 • Land1 13.86 km2 (5.35 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 597
 • Population2 density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01445 / 01270
Elevation 197–261 m (646–856 ft)
(avg. 219 m or 719 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Solnan forms parts of the commune's eastern and western borders; it flows southwest through the eastern part of the commune and north through its middle.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 810 —    
1800 801 −1.1%
1806 828 +3.4%
1821 780 −5.8%
1831 739 −5.3%
1836 732 −0.9%
1841 794 +8.5%
1846 763 −3.9%
1851 784 +2.8%
1856 733 −6.5%
1861 729 −0.5%
1866 797 +9.3%
1872 801 +0.5%
1876 794 −0.9%
1881 784 −1.3%
1886 818 +4.3%
1891 762 −6.8%
1896 798 +4.7%
1901 725 −9.1%
1906 698 −3.7%
1911 720 +3.2%
1921 632 −12.2%
1926 623 −1.4%
1931 604 −3.0%
1936 590 −2.3%
1946 562 −4.7%
1954 504 −10.3%
1962 434 −13.9%
1968 403 −7.1%
1975 372 −7.7%
1982 384 +3.2%
1990 419 +9.1%
1999 455 +8.6%
2008 597 +31.2%

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