Polliat

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Polliat
Coat of arms of Polliat
Coat of arms
Polliat is located in France
Polliat
Polliat
Coordinates: 46°15′00″N 5°07′36″E / 46.25°N 05.1267°E / 46.25; 05.1267Coordinates: 46°15′00″N 5°07′36″E / 46.25°N 05.1267°E / 46.25; 05.1267
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Viriat
Intercommunality Bourg-en-Bresse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Bernard
Area1 20.07 km2 (7.75 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,366
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 01301 / 01310
Elevation 198–233 m (650–764 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.

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

Geography[edit]

The Veyle flows west through the southern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,396 —    
1968 1,362 −2.4%
1975 1,558 +14.4%
1982 1,841 +18.2%
1990 2,025 +10.0%
1999 2,019 −0.3%
2008 2,366 +17.2%

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