Vonnas

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Vonnas
Village Georges Blanc.JPG
Coat of arms of Vonnas
Coat of arms
Vonnas is located in France
Vonnas
Vonnas
Coordinates: 46°13′01″N 4°59′24″E / 46.217°N 4.99°E / 46.217; 4.99Coordinates: 46°13′01″N 4°59′24″E / 46.217°N 4.99°E / 46.217; 4.99
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Châtillon-sur-Chalaronne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrick Chaize
Area
 • Land1 17.81 km2 (6.88 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,681
 • Population2 density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01457 / 01540
Elevation 183–253 m (600–830 ft)
(avg. 190 m or 620 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.

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

Vonnas has a famous restaurant with three stars in the Guide Michelin, the Hotel Restaurant Georges Blanc.

Geography[edit]

The Veyle forms part of the commune's northeastern border, flows west through the northern part of the commune, then forms part of its northwestern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 874 —    
1800 1,076 +23.1%
1806 1,053 −2.1%
1821 1,125 +6.8%
1831 1,255 +11.6%
1836 1,324 +5.5%
1841 1,285 −2.9%
1846 1,418 +10.4%
1851 1,445 +1.9%
1856 1,465 +1.4%
1861 1,507 +2.9%
1866 1,504 −0.2%
1872 1,459 −3.0%
1876 1,551 +6.3%
1881 1,551 +0.0%
1886 1,536 −1.0%
1891 1,628 +6.0%
1896 1,676 +2.9%
1901 1,629 −2.8%
1906 1,675 +2.8%
1911 1,655 −1.2%
1921 1,582 −4.4%
1926 1,627 +2.8%
1931 1,678 +3.1%
1936 1,620 −3.5%
1946 1,630 +0.6%
1954 1,644 +0.9%
1962 1,736 +5.6%
1968 1,835 +5.7%
1975 2,144 +16.8%
1982 2,505 +16.8%
1990 2,381 −5.0%
1999 2,422 +1.7%
2008 2,681 +10.7%

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