Beaupont

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Beaupont
Beaupont is located in France
Beaupont
Beaupont
Coordinates: 46°24′41″N 5°16′01″E / 46.4114°N 5.2669°E / 46.4114; 5.2669Coordinates: 46°24′41″N 5°16′01″E / 46.4114°N 5.2669°E / 46.4114; 5.2669
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Coligny
Intercommunality Coligny
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Georges Gouly
Area1 14.07 km2 (5.43 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 560
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01029 / 01270
Elevation 187–228 m (614–748 ft)
(avg. 199 m or 653 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.

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

Geography[edit]

Beaupont is 28 km north of Bourg-en-Bresse and about 100 km from Lyon. The Solnan forms most of the commune's eastern border. The Sevron forms the commune's western border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 762 —    
1800 740 −2.9%
1806 723 −2.3%
1821 688 −4.8%
1831 810 +17.7%
1836 793 −2.1%
1841 820 +3.4%
1846 800 −2.4%
1851 867 +8.4%
1856 847 −2.3%
1861 864 +2.0%
1866 924 +6.9%
1872 965 +4.4%
1876 1,041 +7.9%
1881 1,054 +1.2%
1886 1,016 −3.6%
1891 1,031 +1.5%
1896 1,039 +0.8%
1901 1,069 +2.9%
1906 1,055 −1.3%
1911 1,042 −1.2%
1921 924 −11.3%
1926 906 −1.9%
1931 889 −1.9%
1936 861 −3.1%
1946 789 −8.4%
1954 744 −5.7%
1962 678 −8.9%
1968 575 −15.2%
1975 515 −10.4%
1982 415 −19.4%
1990 422 +1.7%
1999 492 +16.6%
2008 560 +13.8%

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