La Ferrière, Isère

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La Ferrière
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La Ferrière is located in France
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
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Allevard
Intercommunality Pays du Grésivaudan
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Gérard Cohard
Area1 54 km2 (21 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 231
 • Density 4.3/km2 (11/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38163 / 38580
Elevation 812–2,928 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
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,084 —    
1806 1,096 +1.1%
1821 1,220 +11.3%
1831 1,201 −1.6%
1841 1,125 −6.3%
1851 1,169 +3.9%
1861 1,005 −14.0%
1872 917 −8.8%
1881 883 −3.7%
1891 789 −10.6%
1901 724 −8.2%
1911 652 −9.9%
1921 571 −12.4%
1931 513 −10.2%
1946 486 −5.3%
1954 375 −22.8%
1962 252 −32.8%
1968 245 −2.8%
1975 189 −22.9%
1982 204 +7.9%
1990 191 −6.4%
1999 214 +12.0%
2009 226 +5.6%
2011 231 +2.2%

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