Châtenay, Ain

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Châtenay
Châtenay is located in France
Châtenay
Châtenay
Coordinates: 46°02′03″N 5°12′07″E / 46.0342°N 5.202°E / 46.0342; 5.202Coordinates: 46°02′03″N 5°12′07″E / 46.0342°N 5.202°E / 46.0342; 5.202
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Chalamont
Intercommunality Chalamont
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Denis Di Marino
Area1 14.95 km2 (5.77 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 337
 • Density 23/km2 (58/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01090 / 01320
Elevation 272–317 m (892–1,040 ft)
(avg. 300 m or 980 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Veyle flows north through the middle of the commune and forms part of its northern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 447 —    
1800 137 −69.4%
1806 387 +182.5%
1821 361 −6.7%
1831 353 −2.2%
1836 392 +11.0%
1841 410 +4.6%
1846 447 +9.0%
1851 420 −6.0%
1856 394 −6.2%
1861 389 −1.3%
1866 430 +10.5%
1872 435 +1.2%
1876 429 −1.4%
1881 407 −5.1%
1886 463 +13.8%
1891 476 +2.8%
1896 461 −3.2%
1901 417 −9.5%
1906 429 +2.9%
1911 405 −5.6%
1921 369 −8.9%
1926 350 −5.1%
1931 331 −5.4%
1936 326 −1.5%
1946 304 −6.7%
1954 297 −2.3%
1962 252 −15.2%
1968 249 −1.2%
1975 225 −9.6%
1982 266 +18.2%
1990 276 +3.8%
1999 308 +11.6%
2008 337 +9.4%

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