Le Cheylas

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Le Cheylas
Commune
The D523 road [fr] in Le Cheylas
The D523 road [fr] in Le Cheylas
Le Cheylas is located in France
Le Cheylas
Le Cheylas
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Le Cheylas is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Le Cheylas
Le Cheylas
Coordinates: 45°22′20″N 5°59′36″E / 45.3722°N 5.9933°E / 45.3722; 5.9933Coordinates: 45°22′20″N 5°59′36″E / 45.3722°N 5.9933°E / 45.3722; 5.9933
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentIsère
ArrondissementGrenoble
CantonLe Haut-Grésivaudan
IntercommunalityCC Le Grésivaudan
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Roger Cohard
Area18 km2 (3 sq mi)
Population (2011)22,680
 • Density340/km2 (870/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code38100 /38570
Elevation240–1,202 m (787–3,944 ft)
(avg. 245 m or 804 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.

Le Cheylas is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793451—    
1800577+27.9%
1821718+24.4%
1831650−9.5%
1841805+23.8%
1851796−1.1%
1861793−0.4%
1872772−2.6%
1881823+6.6%
1891716−13.0%
1901613−14.4%
1911525−14.4%
1921546+4.0%
1931720+31.9%
1946792+10.0%
1954838+5.8%
1962941+12.3%
19681,110+18.0%
19751,173+5.7%
19821,311+11.8%
19901,567+19.5%
19992,118+35.2%
20112,680+26.5%

Twin towns — sister cities[edit]

Le Cheylas is twinned with:

See also[edit]

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