Pierre-Châtel

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Pierre-Châtel
Commune
A general view of Pierre-Châtel
A general view of Pierre-Châtel
Coat of arms of Pierre-Châtel
Coat of arms
Pierre-Châtel is located in France
Pierre-Châtel
Pierre-Châtel
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Pierre-Châtel is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Pierre-Châtel
Pierre-Châtel
Coordinates: 44°57′28″N 5°46′35″E / 44.9578°N 5.7764°E / 44.9578; 5.7764Coordinates: 44°57′28″N 5°46′35″E / 44.9578°N 5.7764°E / 44.9578; 5.7764
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentIsère
ArrondissementGrenoble
CantonMatheysine-Trièves
IntercommunalityLa Matheysine
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Alain Villard
Area111 km2 (4 sq mi)
Population (2011)21,398
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code38304 /38119
Elevation888–1,424 m (2,913–4,672 ft)
(avg. 916 m or 3,005 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.

Pierre-Châtel is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

Lac de Pierre-Châtel and the Pierre Percée are located in the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793578—    
1806678+17.3%
1821846+24.8%
18311,059+25.2%
18411,112+5.0%
18511,144+2.9%
18611,148+0.3%
18721,160+1.0%
18811,087−6.3%
18911,135+4.4%
19011,293+13.9%
19111,391+7.6%
19211,156−16.9%
19311,259+8.9%
19461,212−3.7%
19541,217+0.4%
19621,601+31.6%
19681,527−4.6%
19751,224−19.8%
19821,218−0.5%
19901,226+0.7%
19991,202−2.0%
20061,230+2.3%
20111,398+13.7%

Personalities[edit]

Peter II of Savoy and Boniface I of Challant died in Pierre-Châtel, respectively in 1268 and 1426.

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