Courtes

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Courtes
Commune
Museum La Ferme de la forêt
Museum La Ferme de la forêt
Courtes is located in France
Courtes
Courtes
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Courtes is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Courtes
Courtes
Coordinates: 46°27′36″N 5°06′03″E / 46.46°N 5.1008°E / 46.46; 5.1008Coordinates: 46°27′36″N 5°06′03″E / 46.46°N 5.1008°E / 46.46; 5.1008
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Replonges
Intercommunality Saint-Trivier-de-Courtes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maurice Jacquet
Area1 9.06 km2 (3.50 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 251
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 01128 /01560
Elevation 192–221 m (630–725 ft)
(avg. 212 m or 696 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Sâne Vive forms part of the commune's eastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793472—    
1800459−2.8%
1806485+5.7%
1821445−8.2%
1831429−3.6%
1836438+2.1%
1841452+3.2%
1846438−3.1%
1851455+3.9%
1856440−3.3%
1861432−1.8%
1866408−5.6%
1872409+0.2%
1876409+0.0%
1881408−0.2%
1886411+0.7%
1891409−0.5%
1896421+2.9%
1901405−3.8%
1906398−1.7%
1911400+0.5%
1921355−11.3%
1926372+4.8%
1931324−12.9%
1936343+5.9%
1946330−3.8%
1954308−6.7%
1962287−6.8%
1968254−11.5%
1975215−15.4%
1982199−7.4%
1990194−2.5%
1999218+12.4%
2008251+15.1%

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