Chalamont

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Chalamont
The town hall in Chalamont
The town hall in Chalamont
Coat of arms of Chalamont
Coat of arms
Location of Chalamont
Chalamont is located in France
Chalamont
Chalamont
Chalamont is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Chalamont
Chalamont
Coordinates: 45°59′47″N 5°10′19″E / 45.9964°N 5.1719°E / 45.9964; 5.1719Coordinates: 45°59′47″N 5°10′19″E / 45.9964°N 5.1719°E / 45.9964; 5.1719
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBourg-en-Bresse
CantonCeyzériat
IntercommunalityDombes
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Ali Benmedjahed
Area
1
32.88 km2 (12.70 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,438
 • Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01074 /01320
Elevation269–330 m (883–1,083 ft)
(avg. 285 m or 935 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

Chalamont is located in the Dombes, 10 kilometres (6 mi) north of Meximieux, and occupies the highest point on the Dombes plateau.

The Veyle has its source in the western part of the commune, in the Magnenet pond.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
20062,012—    
20072,093+4.0%
20082,236+6.8%
20092,279+1.9%
20102,322+1.9%
20112,365+1.9%
20122,402+1.6%
20132,409+0.3%
20142,408−0.0%
20152,407−0.0%
20162,406−0.0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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