Jardin, Isère

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Jardin
Commune
The town hall of Jardin
The town hall of Jardin
Coat of arms of Jardin
Coat of arms
Jardin is located in France
Jardin
Jardin
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Jardin is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Jardin
Jardin
Coordinates: 45°29′50″N 4°54′32″E / 45.4972°N 4.9089°E / 45.4972; 4.9089Coordinates: 45°29′50″N 4°54′32″E / 45.4972°N 4.9089°E / 45.4972; 4.9089
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Vienne
Canton Vienne-2
Intercommunality Pays Viennois
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Thierry Quintard
Area1 9.25 km2 (3.57 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 2,248
 • Density 240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 38199 /38200
Elevation 194–407 m (636–1,335 ft)
(avg. 280 m or 920 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.

Jardin is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France. It is a suburb of Vienne.

It is located 4km from the centre of Vienne and 35km south of Lyons.

History[edit]

The name 'Jardin' is French for 'garden', reflecting the area's traditional history as a vegetable garden serving the town of Vienne and the manor of Montleans.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793295—    
1806396+34.2%
1821457+15.4%
1831495+8.3%
1841580+17.2%
1851627+8.1%
1861625−0.3%
1872594−5.0%
1881561−5.6%
1891536−4.5%
1901464−13.4%
1911420−9.5%
1921387−7.9%
1931457+18.1%
1946405−11.4%
1954424+4.7%
1962449+5.9%
1968518+15.4%
1975786+51.7%
19821,180+50.1%
19901,527+29.4%
19991,948+27.6%
20092,228+14.4%
20112,248+0.9%

Twin towns[edit]

Jardin is twinned with:

See also[edit]

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