La Verpillière

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La Verpillière
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of La Verpillière
Coat of arms
La Verpillière is located in France
La Verpillière
La Verpillière
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
La Verpillière is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
La Verpillière
La Verpillière
Coordinates: 45°38′16″N 5°08′37″E / 45.6378°N 5.1436°E / 45.6378; 5.1436Coordinates: 45°38′16″N 5°08′37″E / 45.6378°N 5.1436°E / 45.6378; 5.1436
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement La Tour-du-Pin
Canton La Verpillière
Intercommunality Porte de l'Isère
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Patrick Margier
Area1 6.64 km2 (2.56 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 6,528
 • Density 980/km2 (2,500/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 38537 /38290
Elevation 205–305 m (673–1,001 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 Verpillière is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Bourbre flows northwest through the northern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793559—    
1806647+15.7%
1821775+19.8%
18311,062+37.0%
18411,186+11.7%
18511,220+2.9%
18611,229+0.7%
18721,243+1.1%
18811,210−2.7%
18911,215+0.4%
19011,328+9.3%
19111,307−1.6%
19211,424+9.0%
19311,523+7.0%
19461,381−9.3%
19541,494+8.2%
19621,795+20.1%
19682,424+35.0%
19753,285+35.5%
19825,400+64.4%
19905,595+3.6%
19995,691+1.7%
20065,982+5.1%
20126,528+9.1%

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