Bonson, Loire

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Bonson
Commune
Bonson-20110209-Chapelle Notre-Dame.jpg
Location of Bonson
Bonson is located in France
Bonson
Bonson
Bonson is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Bonson
Bonson
Coordinates: 45°31′27″N 4°13′00″E / 45.5242°N 4.2167°E / 45.5242; 4.2167Coordinates: 45°31′27″N 4°13′00″E / 45.5242°N 4.2167°E / 45.5242; 4.2167
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentLoire
ArrondissementMontbrison
CantonSaint-Just-Saint-Rambert
IntercommunalityLoire Forez
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Joseph Deville
Area
1
5.15 km2 (1.99 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,869
 • Density750/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
42022 /42160
Elevation355–385 m (1,165–1,263 ft)
(avg. 380 m or 1,250 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Bonson, Loire is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19681,096—    
19751,513+38.0%
19822,566+69.6%
19903,880+51.2%
19993,816−1.6%
20063,710−2.8%
20093,630−2.2%

Personalities[edit]

The church, the train station, as well as all the sports fields and all the surrending houses were built thanks to the donation of land by Sylvain Girerd, at the time owner of the Noyers property, rue Sylvain Girerd.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.