Lapeyrouse, Ain

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Lapeyrouse
Commune
L'église de Lapeyrouse (Ain).jpg
Lapeyrouse is located in France
Lapeyrouse
Lapeyrouse
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Lapeyrouse is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Lapeyrouse
Lapeyrouse
Coordinates: 45°59′02″N 4°58′39″E / 45.9839°N 4.977500°E / 45.9839; 4.977500Coordinates: 45°59′02″N 4°58′39″E / 45.9839°N 4.977500°E / 45.9839; 4.977500
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBourg-en-Bresse
CantonVillars-les-Dombes
IntercommunalityCentre Dombes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilles Dubost
Area120.04 km2 (7.74 sq mi)
Population (2008)2293
 • Density15/km2 (38/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code01207 /01330
Elevation277–295 m (909–968 ft)
(avg. 293 m or 961 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.

Lapeyrouse is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies in the middle of the commune, which counts numerous ponds.

The Chalaronne has its source in the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793378—    
1800304−19.6%
1806313+3.0%
1821328+4.8%
1831301−8.2%
1836289−4.0%
1841292+1.0%
1846309+5.8%
1851349+12.9%
1856350+0.3%
1861367+4.9%
1866384+4.6%
1872398+3.6%
1876385−3.3%
1881364−5.5%
1886402+10.4%
1891395−1.7%
1896382−3.3%
1901364−4.7%
1906354−2.7%
1911374+5.6%
1921315−15.8%
1926292−7.3%
1931308+5.5%
1936273−11.4%
1946304+11.4%
1954255−16.1%
1962208−18.4%
1968183−12.0%
1975169−7.7%
1982199+17.8%
1990207+4.0%
1999226+9.2%
2008293+29.6%

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