Belmont-Luthézieu

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Belmont-Luthézieu
Aperçu du village de Belmont.jpg
Location of Belmont-Luthézieu
Belmont-Luthézieu is located in France
Belmont-Luthézieu
Belmont-Luthézieu
Belmont-Luthézieu is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Belmont-Luthézieu
Belmont-Luthézieu
Coordinates: 45°53′00″N 5°39′00″E / 45.8833°N 5.65°E / 45.8833; 5.65Coordinates: 45°53′00″N 5°39′00″E / 45.8833°N 5.65°E / 45.8833; 5.65
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBelley
CantonHauteville-Lompnes
CommuneValromey-sur-Séran
Area
1
19.77 km2 (7.63 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
606
 • Density31/km2 (79/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
01260
Elevation251–1,104 m (823–3,622 ft)
(avg. 425 m or 1,394 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Belmont-Luthézieu is a former commune in the Ain department in eastern France. On 1 January 2019, it was merged into the new commune Valromey-sur-Séran.[2]

Geography[edit]

The commune is 18 km north of Belley. There are several waterfalls, gorges and caves in a forested environment.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006461—    
2007478+3.7%
2008489+2.3%
2009502+2.7%
2010514+2.4%
2011527+2.5%
2012526−0.2%
2013526+0.0%
2014549+4.4%
2015572+4.2%
2016596+4.2%

History[edit]

The priory of Belmont was founded in 1110. It has been in the parish of Luthézieu since the 12th century.

Mayors[edit]

Name Elected Left office
André Michaud 1995 2001
Jean-Baptiste Zambelli 2001 2014
Pauline Godet 2014 2018

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 17 December 2018 (in French)