Izernore

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Izernore
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Izernore
Coat of arms
Location of Izernore
Izernore is located in France
Izernore
Izernore
Izernore is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Izernore
Izernore
Coordinates: 46°13′00″N 5°33′00″E / 46.2167°N 5.55°E / 46.2167; 5.55Coordinates: 46°13′00″N 5°33′00″E / 46.2167°N 5.55°E / 46.2167; 5.55
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementNantua
CantonPont-d'Ain
IntercommunalityMonts Berthiand
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Colletaz
Area
1
20.86 km2 (8.05 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
2,318
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01192 /01580
Elevation450–650 m (1,480–2,130 ft)
(avg. 452 m or 1,483 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Izernore is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France. An ancient Roman bronze hoard consisting of a patera and an oval dish was found in Izernore in 1845 and is now in the British Museum's collection.[2]

Izernore

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793941—    
1800978+3.9%
18061,016+3.9%
18211,057+4.0%
18311,005−4.9%
1836985−2.0%
18411,011+2.6%
18461,103+9.1%
18511,103+0.0%
18561,084−1.7%
18611,044−3.7%
18661,011−3.2%
18721,021+1.0%
18761,064+4.2%
18811,079+1.4%
18861,129+4.6%
18911,016−10.0%
1896932−8.3%
1901879−5.7%
1906757−13.9%
1911660−12.8%
1921633−4.1%
1926601−5.1%
1931563−6.3%
1936593+5.3%
1946553−6.7%
1954557+0.7%
1962548−1.6%
1968520−5.1%
1975682+31.2%
1982975+43.0%
19901,170+20.0%
19991,656+41.5%
20082,247+35.7%

Personalities[edit]

It was the birthplace of St. Eugendus (born c. 449).

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ British Museum Collection