Saint-Paul-de-Varax

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Saint-Paul-de-Varax
Church
Church
Location of Saint-Paul-de-Varax
Saint-Paul-de-Varax is located in France
Saint-Paul-de-Varax
Saint-Paul-de-Varax
Saint-Paul-de-Varax is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Saint-Paul-de-Varax
Saint-Paul-de-Varax
Coordinates: 46°05′59″N 5°07′44″E / 46.0997°N 5.1289°E / 46.0997; 5.1289Coordinates: 46°05′59″N 5°07′44″E / 46.0997°N 5.1289°E / 46.0997; 5.1289
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBourg-en-Bresse
CantonChâtillon-sur-Chalaronne
IntercommunalityCentre Dombes
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Dédedjian
Area
1
25.97 km2 (10.03 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,522
 • Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01383 /01240
Elevation245–281 m (804–922 ft)
(avg. 268 m or 879 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Saint-Paul-de-Varax is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

It is situated between Bourg-en-Bresse and Lyon. Its castle, which belonged to the Rivérieulx de Varax family since the 13th century, is closed to the public.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793526—    
1800520−1.1%
1806309−40.6%
1821469+51.8%
1831453−3.4%
1836510+12.6%
1841540+5.9%
1846619+14.6%
1851684+10.5%
1856683−0.1%
1861707+3.5%
1866784+10.9%
1872751−4.2%
1876801+6.7%
1881825+3.0%
1886855+3.6%
1891847−0.9%
1896814−3.9%
1901810−0.5%
1906804−0.7%
1911823+2.4%
1921759−7.8%
1926745−1.8%
1931694−6.8%
1936763+9.9%
1946731−4.2%
1954780+6.7%
1962721−7.6%
1968711−1.4%
1975743+4.5%
19821,161+56.3%
19901,081−6.9%
19991,187+9.8%
20081,497+26.1%

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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