Ponsonnas

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Ponsonnas
The bridge over the Drac
The bridge over the Drac
Location of Ponsonnas
Ponsonnas is located in France
Ponsonnas
Ponsonnas
Ponsonnas is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Ponsonnas
Ponsonnas
Coordinates: 44°53′24″N 5°47′51″E / 44.89°N 5.7975°E / 44.89; 5.7975Coordinates: 44°53′24″N 5°47′51″E / 44.89°N 5.7975°E / 44.89; 5.7975
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentIsère
ArrondissementGrenoble
CantonMatheysine-Trièves
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Jean-Marc Laneyrie[1]
Area
1
3 km2 (1 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
296
 • Density99/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
38313 /38350
Elevation496–870 m (1,627–2,854 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Ponsonnas is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.[3] It is known for its bridge over the river Drac which is used for bungee jumping.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793142—    
1806143+0.7%
1821156+9.1%
1831172+10.3%
1841162−5.8%
1851145−10.5%
1861187+29.0%
1872162−13.4%
1881152−6.2%
1891134−11.8%
1901117−12.7%
1911145+23.9%
YearPop.±%
1921130−10.3%
1931114−12.3%
1946132+15.8%
1954186+40.9%
1962139−25.3%
1968115−17.3%
1975104−9.6%
1982155+49.0%
1990185+19.4%
1999226+22.2%
2006255+12.8%
2011269+5.5%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ INSEE commune file