Choranche

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Choranche
A general view of Choranche
A general view of Choranche
Location of Choranche
Choranche is located in France
Choranche
Choranche
Choranche is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Choranche
Choranche
Coordinates: 45°04′04″N 5°23′30″E / 45.0678°N 5.3917°E / 45.0678; 5.3917Coordinates: 45°04′04″N 5°23′30″E / 45.0678°N 5.3917°E / 45.0678; 5.3917
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentIsère
ArrondissementGrenoble
CantonLe Sud Grésivaudan
IntercommunalityDe la Bourne à l'Isère
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Henri-Jacques Sentis
Area
1
10.63 km2 (4.10 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
122
 • Density11/km2 (30/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
38108 /38680
Elevation200–1,200 m (660–3,940 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Choranche is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Famous is Choranche Cave [fr]. The grottoes were discovered end the 19th Century and hide a unique sight of fine stalactites.[2]

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793416—    
1800439+5.5%
1821432−1.6%
1831418−3.2%
1841445+6.5%
1851478+7.4%
1861423−11.5%
1872369−12.8%
1881390+5.7%
1891292−25.1%
1901288−1.4%
1911276−4.2%
1921236−14.5%
1931217−8.1%
1946180−17.1%
1954216+20.0%
1962151−30.1%
1968149−1.3%
1975115−22.8%
1982130+13.0%
1990132+1.5%
1999130−1.5%
2011130+0.0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-06-25. Retrieved 2015-09-13.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)