Château-Gaillard, Ain

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Château-Gaillard
Coat of arms of Château-Gaillard
Coat of arms
Château-Gaillard is located in France
Château-Gaillard
Château-Gaillard
Coordinates: 45°58′N 5°18′E / 45.97°N 5.3°E / 45.97; 5.3Coordinates: 45°58′N 5°18′E / 45.97°N 5.3°E / 45.97; 5.3
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Ambérieu-en-Bugey
Intercommunality Plaine de l'Ain
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Joël Brunet
Area1 16.6 km2 (6.4 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,732
 • Density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01089 / 01500
Elevation 222–253 m (728–830 ft)
(avg. 230 m or 750 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.

Château-Gaillard is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Albarine forms most of the commune's southern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 700 —    
1800 533 −23.9%
1806 542 +1.7%
1821 602 +11.1%
1831 628 +4.3%
1836 622 −1.0%
1841 594 −4.5%
1846 621 +4.5%
1851 651 +4.8%
1856 635 −2.5%
1861 608 −4.3%
1866 580 −4.6%
1872 541 −6.7%
1876 566 +4.6%
1881 554 −2.1%
1886 573 +3.4%
1891 537 −6.3%
1896 512 −4.7%
1901 468 −8.6%
1906 443 −5.3%
1911 418 −5.6%
1921 401 −4.1%
1926 433 +8.0%
1931 457 +5.5%
1936 409 −10.5%
1946 421 +2.9%
1954 401 −4.8%
1962 428 +6.7%
1968 439 +2.6%
1975 698 +59.0%
1982 832 +19.2%
1990 1,027 +23.4%
1999 1,370 +33.4%
2008 1,732 +26.4%

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