Vinay, Isère

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Vinay
Vinay is located in France
Vinay
Vinay
Coordinates: 45°12′39″N 5°24′16″E / 45.2108°N 5.4044°E / 45.2108; 5.4044Coordinates: 45°12′39″N 5°24′16″E / 45.2108°N 5.4044°E / 45.2108; 5.4044
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Grenoble
Canton Canton of Vinay
(chef-lieu)
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Vinay
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Mme Laura Bonnefoy
Area
 • Land1 16.01 km2 (6.18 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 3,525
 • Population2 density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38559 / 38470
Elevation 168–580 m (551–1,903 ft)
(avg. 262 m or 860 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.

Vinay is a commune in the Isère department in south-eastern France.

Vinay is a largely agricultural village. It is commonly known as the walnut capital of Grenoble and boasts over 175,000 trees.

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