Voreppe

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Voreppe
Church of Saint-Didier
Church of Saint-Didier
Coat of arms of Voreppe
Coat of arms
Voreppe is located in France
Voreppe
Voreppe
Coordinates: 45°17′55″N 5°38′15″E / 45.2986°N 5.6375°E / 45.2986; 5.6375Coordinates: 45°17′55″N 5°38′15″E / 45.2986°N 5.6375°E / 45.2986; 5.6375
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Voiron
Intercommunality Pays Voironnais
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Luc Rémond
Area1 28.65 km2 (11.06 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 9,653
 • Density 340/km2 (870/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38565 / 38340
Elevation 185–1,702 m (607–5,584 ft)
(avg. 249 m or 817 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.

Voreppe is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France. The commune contains the Monastère de Chalais, a Benedictine convent about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) from the town of Voreppe.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,395 —    
1806 2,965 +23.8%
1821 2,521 −15.0%
1831 3,280 +30.1%
1841 3,005 −8.4%
1851 2,970 −1.2%
1861 2,887 −2.8%
1872 2,769 −4.1%
1881 2,886 +4.2%
1891 2,815 −2.5%
1901 3,005 +6.7%
1911 2,600 −13.5%
1921 2,426 −6.7%
1931 2,801 +15.5%
1946 2,611 −6.8%
1954 3,099 +18.7%
1962 3,617 +16.7%
1968 4,785 +32.3%
1975 5,995 +25.3%
1982 7,970 +32.9%
1990 8,446 +6.0%
1999 9,231 +9.3%
2006 9,615 +4.2%
2012 9,653 +0.4%

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