Bohas-Meyriat-Rignat

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Bohas-Meyriat-Rignat
Bohas vue générale.jpg
Bohas-Meyriat-Rignat is located in France
Bohas-Meyriat-Rignat
Bohas-Meyriat-Rignat
Coordinates: 46°08′14″N 5°23′28″E / 46.1372°N 5.3911°E / 46.1372; 5.3911Coordinates: 46°08′14″N 5°23′28″E / 46.1372°N 5.3911°E / 46.1372; 5.3911
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Ceyzériat
Intercommunality La Vallière
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Luez
Area1 23.51 km2 (9.08 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 815
 • Density 35/km2 (90/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01245 / 01250
Elevation 264–555 m (866–1,821 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 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.

Bohas-Meyriat-Rignat is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

History[edit]

The commune was created in January 1974 as a grouping of the three villages Bohas, Meyriat, and Rignat.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 667 —    
1800 733 +9.9%
1806 603 −17.7%
1821 666 +10.4%
1831 677 +1.7%
1836 620 −8.4%
1841 602 −2.9%
1846 567 −5.8%
1851 593 +4.6%
1856 568 −4.2%
1861 570 +0.4%
1866 559 −1.9%
1872 529 −5.4%
1876 500 −5.5%
1881 460 −8.0%
1886 450 −2.2%
1891 459 +2.0%
1896 395 −13.9%
1901 392 −0.8%
1906 361 −7.9%
1911 342 −5.3%
1921 311 −9.1%
1926 304 −2.3%
1931 299 −1.6%
1936 301 +0.7%
1946 246 −18.3%
1954 243 −1.2%
1962 219 −9.9%
1968 186 −15.1%
1975 506 +172.0%
1982 597 +18.0%
1990 657 +10.1%
1999 727 +10.7%
2008 815 +12.1%

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