La Ferrière, Isère

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La Ferrière
Commune
A general view of La Ferrière
A general view of La Ferrière
La Ferrière is located in France
La Ferrière
La Ferrière
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
La Ferrière is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
La Ferrière
La Ferrière
Coordinates: 45°19′14″N 6°05′16″E / 45.3206°N 6.0878°E / 45.3206; 6.0878Coordinates: 45°19′14″N 6°05′16″E / 45.3206°N 6.0878°E / 45.3206; 6.0878
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentIsère
ArrondissementGrenoble
CantonLe Haut-Grésivaudan
IntercommunalityCC Le Grésivaudan
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Gérard Cohard
Area154 km2 (21 sq mi)
Population (2011)2231
 • Density4.3/km2 (11/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code38163 /38580
Elevation812–2,928 m (2,664–9,606 ft)
(avg. 910 m or 2,990 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 Ferrière d'Allevard is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France. It is one of the commune of the Les sept Laux winter sports resort.

Geography[edit]

The village is crossed by a little river, the Bréda. It is located near the border with Savoy.

Population[edit]

Inhabitants are called Biassus.

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17931,084—    
18061,096+1.1%
18211,220+11.3%
18311,201−1.6%
18411,125−6.3%
18511,169+3.9%
18611,005−14.0%
1872917−8.8%
1881883−3.7%
1891789−10.6%
1901724−8.2%
1911652−9.9%
1921571−12.4%
1931513−10.2%
1946486−5.3%
1954375−22.8%
1962252−32.8%
1968245−2.8%
1975189−22.9%
1982204+7.9%
1990191−6.4%
1999214+12.0%
2009226+5.6%
2011231+2.2%

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