Canton of Collonges

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Canton de Collonges
French canton
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Seat Collonges
Communes 10
Government
 • Representative Daniel Juliet
2008-2014
Area¹
 • Total 164.63 km2 (63.56 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Total 8,431
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Cantonal code 01 12
¹ French Land Register data, which exclude estuaries, and lakes, ponds, and glaciers larger than 1 km2.

The canton of Collonges is a former administrative division in eastern France. It was disbanded following the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015. It included the following communes:

Commune Inhabitants Postal code INSEE code
Challex 1 057 01630 01078
Chézery-Forens 369 01410 01104
Collonges 1 106 01550 01109
Confort 499 01200 01114
Farges 594 01550 01158
Lancrans 935 01200 01205
Léaz 481 01200 01209
Péron 1 579 01630 01288
Pougny 629 01550 01308
Saint-Jean-de-Gonville 1 182 01630 01360

Demographics[edit]

Historical population of Canton of Collonges
(Source: INSEE)
Year 1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999
Population 5 124 5 639 6 365 6 580 7 411 8 431
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

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Coordinates: 46°08′21″N 5°54′18″E / 46.13917°N 5.90500°E / 46.13917; 5.90500