Bouligneux

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Bouligneux
Chateau
Chateau
Coat of arms of Bouligneux
Coat of arms
Location of Bouligneux
Bouligneux is located in France
Bouligneux
Bouligneux
Bouligneux is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Bouligneux
Bouligneux
Coordinates: 46°01′23″N 4°59′28″E / 46.023°N 4.991°E / 46.023; 4.991Coordinates: 46°01′23″N 4°59′28″E / 46.023°N 4.991°E / 46.023; 4.991
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBourg-en-Bresse
CantonVillars-les-Dombes
IntercommunalityDombes
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Laurent Comtet
Area
1
26.09 km2 (10.07 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
325
 • Density12/km2 (32/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01052 /01330
Elevation264–301 m (866–988 ft)
(avg. 280 m or 920 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

The Chalaronne forms most of the commune's eastern border.

History[edit]

Bouligneux first appears as vicus Beliniacum in 885.

In 1280, it belonged to Vaucher de Commarin, who sold it to Henri de Villars in 1290.

In 1402, Bouligneux was part of Bresse Savoyarde.

In the 17th century, Bouligneux was a county.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
2006302—    
2007304+0.7%
2008303−0.3%
2009308+1.7%
2010309+0.3%
2011309+0.0%
2012310+0.3%
2013304−1.9%
2014300−1.3%
2015309+3.0%
2016319+3.2%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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