La Chapelle-du-Châtelard

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La Chapelle-du-Châtelard
Coeur de la chapelle Notre-Dame-de-Beaumont.jpg
La Chapelle-du-Châtelard is located in France
La Chapelle-du-Châtelard
La Chapelle-du-Châtelard
Coordinates: 46°04′11″N 5°01′34″E / 46.0697°N 5.0261°E / 46.0697; 5.0261Coordinates: 46°04′11″N 5°01′34″E / 46.0697°N 5.0261°E / 46.0697; 5.0261
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Villars-les-Dombes
Intercommunality Centre Dombes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Cyrille Rimaud
Area1 13.37 km2 (5.16 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 309
 • Density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01085 / 01240
Elevation 236–285 m (774–935 ft)
(avg. 266 m or 873 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.

La Chapelle-du-Châtelard is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Chalaronne forms the commune's southeastern border, flows northwest through the northern part of the commune, then forms part of its northwestern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 312 —    
1800 200 −35.9%
1806 284 +42.0%
1821 358 +26.1%
1831 283 −20.9%
1836 313 +10.6%
1841 272 −13.1%
1846 326 +19.9%
1851 345 +5.8%
1856 385 +11.6%
1861 411 +6.8%
1866 447 +8.8%
1876 392 −12.3%
1881 364 −7.1%
1886 422 +15.9%
1891 418 −0.9%
1896 411 −1.7%
1901 406 −1.2%
1906 375 −7.6%
1911 384 +2.4%
1921 338 −12.0%
1926 325 −3.8%
1931 304 −6.5%
1936 309 +1.6%
1946 375 +21.4%
1954 304 −18.9%
1962 237 −22.0%
1968 210 −11.4%
1975 202 −3.8%
1982 242 +19.8%
1990 247 +2.1%
1999 263 +6.5%
2008 309 +17.5%

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