Saint-André-de-Corcy

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Saint-André-de-Corcy
An aerial view of Saint-André-de-Corcy
An aerial view of Saint-André-de-Corcy
Location of Saint-André-de-Corcy
Saint-André-de-Corcy is located in France
Saint-André-de-Corcy
Saint-André-de-Corcy
Saint-André-de-Corcy is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Saint-André-de-Corcy
Saint-André-de-Corcy
Coordinates: 45°55′38″N 4°57′10″E / 45.9272°N 4.9528°E / 45.9272; 4.9528Coordinates: 45°55′38″N 4°57′10″E / 45.9272°N 4.9528°E / 45.9272; 4.9528
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBourg-en-Bresse
CantonVillars-les-Dombes
IntercommunalityCentre Dombes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Baron
Area
1
20.73 km2 (8.00 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
3,293
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01333 /01390
Elevation279–306 m (915–1,004 ft)
(avg. 296 m or 971 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Saint-André-de-Corcy is a commune in the Ain département in eastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962731—    
1968780+6.7%
1975900+15.4%
19822,131+136.8%
19902,547+19.5%
19993,101+21.8%
20082,971−4.2%
20093,007+1.2%
20102,991−0.5%

Sites and monuments[edit]

The commune has several châteaux and poypes (fortified mounds, or mottes). The motte castrale Poype Les Roussière has been listed as monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture since 1989.[2] The Château de Montribloud a castle converted to a residence, dates from the 14th century.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ Ministry of Culture: Saint-André-de-Corcy: Edifice fortifié, dit poype de la Roussière ‹See Tfd›(in French)