Blandin

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This article is about a commune in France. For the Blandin Paper Company, see UPM (company).
Blandin
Blandin is located in France
Blandin
Blandin
Coordinates: 45°28′15″N 5°26′53″E / 45.4708°N 5.448°E / 45.4708; 5.448Coordinates: 45°28′15″N 5°26′53″E / 45.4708°N 5.448°E / 45.4708; 5.448
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement La Tour-du-Pin
Canton Virieu
Intercommunality Vallée de la Bourbre
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Corinne Magnien
Area1 4.26 km2 (1.64 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 144
 • Density 34/km2 (88/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 38047 / 38730
Elevation 387–664 m (1,270–2,178 ft)
(avg. 410 m or 1,350 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.

Blandin is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

Blandin was erected in 1801. Blandin is located 25 km from Voiron, 14 km from the Tour du Pin. The Bourbre forms the commune's eastern border.

Population[edit]

Population of the Municipality

In 2013, the municipality had 134 inhabitants. The evolution of the number of inhabitants is known throughout the population censuses carried out in the town since 1800. From the twenty-first century, actual census towns under 10 000 inhabitants are held every five years, unlike other cities that have a sample survey every year.

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1800 160 —    
1851 214 +33.7%
1901 180 −15.9%
1946 143 −20.6%
1954 157 +9.8%
1962 139 −11.5%
1968 144 +3.6%
1975 117 −18.8%
1982 124 +6.0%
1990 133 +7.3%
1999 122 −8.3%
2009 144 +18.0%


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