Injoux-Génissiat

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Injoux-Génissiat
Injoux-Génissiat is located in France
Injoux-Génissiat
Injoux-Génissiat
Coordinates: 46°03′00″N 5°47′00″E / 46.05°N 5.7833°E / 46.05; 5.7833Coordinates: 46°03′00″N 5°47′00″E / 46.05°N 5.7833°E / 46.05; 5.7833
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Nantua
Canton Bellegarde-sur-Valserine
Intercommunality Bassin Bellegardien
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Demarquet
Area1 29.61 km2 (11.43 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,014
 • Density 34/km2 (89/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01189 / 01200
Elevation 266–1,342 m (873–4,403 ft)
(avg. 556 m or 1,824 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.

Injoux-Génissiat is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France. The village is beside the Génissiat Dam, a major hydro-electric dam on the Rhone.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 324 —    
1800 351 +8.3%
1806 418 +19.1%
1821 470 +12.4%
1831 623 +32.6%
1836 701 +12.5%
1841 774 +10.4%
1846 772 −0.3%
1851 730 −5.4%
1856 737 +1.0%
1861 733 −0.5%
1866 756 +3.1%
1872 701 −7.3%
1876 677 −3.4%
1881 731 +8.0%
1886 700 −4.2%
1891 721 +3.0%
1896 660 −8.5%
1901 573 −13.2%
1906 547 −4.5%
1911 519 −5.1%
1921 425 −18.1%
1926 344 −19.1%
1931 352 +2.3%
1936 379 +7.7%
1946 1,612 +325.3%
1954 921 −42.9%
1962 841 −8.7%
1968 788 −6.3%
1975 851 +8.0%
1982 750 −11.9%
1990 940 +25.3%
1999 970 +3.2%
2008 1,014 +4.5%

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