Virignin

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Virignin
Les Bancs fort
Les Bancs fort
Virignin is located in France
Virignin
Virignin
Coordinates: 45°42′58″N 5°42′43″E / 45.716°N 5.712°E / 45.716; 5.712Coordinates: 45°42′58″N 5°42′43″E / 45.716°N 5.712°E / 45.716; 5.712
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Belley
Intercommunality Belley Bas Bugey
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Carnat
Area
 • Land1 7.88 km2 (3.04 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 798
 • Population2 density 100/km2 (260/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01454 / 01300
Elevation 220–605 m (722–1,985 ft)
(avg. 225 m or 738 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 428 —    
1800 568 +32.7%
1806 630 +10.9%
1821 666 +5.7%
1831 884 +32.7%
1836 776 −12.2%
1841 1,150 +48.2%
1846 882 −23.3%
1851 944 +7.0%
1856 988 +4.7%
1861 1,014 +2.6%
1866 725 −28.5%
1872 633 −12.7%
1876 661 +4.4%
1881 1,151 +74.1%
1886 692 −39.9%
1891 1,141 +64.9%
1896 899 −21.2%
1901 936 +4.1%
1906 1,002 +7.1%
1911 1,013 +1.1%
1921 443 −56.3%
1926 412 −7.0%
1931 393 −4.6%
1936 424 +7.9%
1946 417 −1.7%
1954 338 −18.9%
1962 393 +16.3%
1968 394 +0.3%
1975 417 +5.8%
1982 517 +24.0%
1990 550 +6.4%
1999 643 +16.9%
2008 798 +24.1%

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