Ceyzériat

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Ceyzériat
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Ceyzériat
Coat of arms
Ceyzériat is located in France
Ceyzériat
Ceyzériat
Coordinates: 46°10′44″N 5°19′26″E / 46.1788°N 5.3238°E / 46.1788; 5.3238Coordinates: 46°10′44″N 5°19′26″E / 46.1788°N 5.3238°E / 46.1788; 5.3238
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Ceyzériat
Intercommunality La Vallière
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Yves Flochon
Area1 9.36 km2 (3.61 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,620
 • Density 280/km2 (720/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 01072 / 01250
Elevation 240–585 m (787–1,919 ft)
(avg. 338 m or 1,109 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.

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

History[edit]

Hippolyte Paul Jayr, twice minister during the July monarchy, was mayor of the commune at the end of the 19th century. The French archaeologist and assyriologist Maurice Pézard (1876–1923) died in this commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,039 —    
1800 1,106 +6.4%
1806 1,012 −8.5%
1821 1,001 −1.1%
1831 1,041 +4.0%
1836 1,018 −2.2%
1841 981 −3.6%
1846 1,017 +3.7%
1851 1,046 +2.9%
1856 980 −6.3%
1861 987 +0.7%
1866 1,051 +6.5%
1872 1,058 +0.7%
1876 1,069 +1.0%
1881 1,029 −3.7%
1886 984 −4.4%
1891 966 −1.8%
1896 979 +1.3%
1901 939 −4.1%
1906 950 +1.2%
1911 918 −3.4%
1921 773 −15.8%
1926 828 +7.1%
1931 861 +4.0%
1936 809 −6.0%
1946 857 +5.9%
1954 1,037 +21.0%
1962 1,219 +17.6%
1968 1,503 +23.3%
1975 1,761 +17.2%
1982 1,956 +11.1%
1990 2,058 +5.2%
1999 2,390 +16.1%
2008 2,620 +9.6%

Its inhabitants are known as Ceyzériacois or Ceyzériolans.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gentilé de la commune, on habitants.fr

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