Saint-Benoît, Ain

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Saint-Benoit
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Saint-Benoit is located in France
Saint-Benoit
Saint-Benoit
Coordinates: 45°42′00″N 5°35′00″E / 45.7°N 5.5833°E / 45.7; 5.5833Coordinates: 45°42′00″N 5°35′00″E / 45.7°N 5.5833°E / 45.7; 5.5833
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Belley
Intercommunality Rhône et Gland dite Terre d’eaux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Plantin
Area1 21.65 km2 (8.36 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 736
 • Density 34/km2 (88/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 01338 / 01300
Elevation 201–778 m (659–2,552 ft)
(avg. 206 m or 676 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.

Saint-Benoit is a former commune in the Ain department in eastern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune Groslée-Saint-Benoît.[1]

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 972 —    
1800 1,030 +6.0%
1806 1,112 +8.0%
1821 1,165 +4.8%
1831 1,221 +4.8%
1836 1,200 −1.7%
1841 1,268 +5.7%
1846 1,260 −0.6%
1851 1,326 +5.2%
1856 1,260 −5.0%
1861 1,204 −4.4%
1866 1,206 +0.2%
1872 1,207 +0.1%
1876 1,118 −7.4%
1881 1,036 −7.3%
1886 1,023 −1.3%
1891 986 −3.6%
1896 974 −1.2%
1901 890 −8.6%
1906 883 −0.8%
1911 826 −6.5%
1921 818 −1.0%
1926 792 −3.2%
1931 780 −1.5%
1936 741 −5.0%
1946 667 −10.0%
1954 607 −9.0%
1962 530 −12.7%
1968 504 −4.9%
1975 486 −3.6%
1982 548 +12.8%
1990 488 −10.9%
1999 582 +19.3%
2008 736 +26.5%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Arrêté préfectoral 30 December 2015 (French)