Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle

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Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste de Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle.jpg
Coat of arms of Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle
Coat of arms
Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle is located in France
Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle
Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle
Coordinates: 46°15′32″N 4°54′58″E / 46.2589°N 4.9161°E / 46.2589; 4.9161Coordinates: 46°15′32″N 4°54′58″E / 46.2589°N 4.9161°E / 46.2589; 4.9161
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Pont-de-Veyle
Intercommunality Pont-de-Veyle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Foret
Area1 11.21 km2 (4.33 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,068
 • Density 95/km2 (250/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01365 / 01290
Elevation 176–213 m (577–699 ft)
(avg. 183 m or 600 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-Jean-sur-Veyle is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,099 —    
1800 870 −20.8%
1806 976 +12.2%
1821 1,001 +2.6%
1831 1,043 +4.2%
1836 1,093 +4.8%
1841 1,099 +0.5%
1846 1,116 +1.5%
1851 1,110 −0.5%
1856 1,080 −2.7%
1861 1,125 +4.2%
1866 1,087 −3.4%
1872 1,017 −6.4%
1876 995 −2.2%
1881 1,000 +0.5%
1886 965 −3.5%
1891 945 −2.1%
1896 881 −6.8%
1901 864 −1.9%
1906 900 +4.2%
1911 860 −4.4%
1921 810 −5.8%
1926 772 −4.7%
1931 768 −0.5%
1936 738 −3.9%
1946 730 −1.1%
1954 724 −0.8%
1962 740 +2.2%
1968 694 −6.2%
1975 690 −0.6%
1982 845 +22.5%
1990 926 +9.6%
1999 958 +3.5%
2008 1,068 +11.5%

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