La Mure

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La Mure
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of La Mure
Coat of arms
La Mure is located in France
La Mure
La Mure
Coordinates: 44°54′14″N 5°47′17″E / 44.9039°N 5.7881°E / 44.9039; 5.7881Coordinates: 44°54′14″N 5°47′17″E / 44.9039°N 5.7881°E / 44.9039; 5.7881
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton La Mure
Intercommunality La Matheysine
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Fabrice Marchiol
Area1 8 km2 (3 sq mi)
Population (2011)2 5,059
 • Density 630/km2 (1,600/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38269 / 38350
Elevation 720–1,204 m (2,362–3,950 ft)
(avg. 886 m or 2,907 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 Mure is a commune in the Isère département in southeastern France.

It is located 35 km (22 mi) south of Grenoble on the plateau Matheysin.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,147 —    
1806 1,818 −15.3%
1821 1,933 +6.3%
1831 2,785 +44.1%
1841 3,106 +11.5%
1851 3,648 +17.5%
1861 3,628 −0.5%
1872 3,577 −1.4%
1881 3,526 −1.4%
1891 3,401 −3.5%
1901 3,377 −0.7%
1911 3,595 +6.5%
1921 3,711 +3.2%
1931 4,423 +19.2%
1946 4,922 +11.3%
1954 5,595 +13.7%
1962 6,111 +9.2%
1968 6,196 +1.4%
1975 5,522 −10.9%
1982 5,657 +2.4%
1990 5,480 −3.1%
1999 5,190 −5.3%
2006 5,093 −1.9%
2011 5,059 −0.7%

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Neighbouring communes[edit]

International relations[edit]

Twin towns – Sister cities[edit]

La Mure is twinned with:

See also[edit]

Le château de Beaumont

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