Thizy, Rhône

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Thizy is located in France
Coordinates: 46°02′00″N 4°18′44″E / 46.0333°N 4.3122°E / 46.0333; 4.3122Coordinates: 46°02′00″N 4°18′44″E / 46.0333°N 4.3122°E / 46.0333; 4.3122
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Villefranche-sur-Saône
Canton Thizy
Area1 1.94 km2 (0.75 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,456
 • Density 1,300/km2 (3,300/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 69248 /69240
Elevation 408–627 m (1,339–2,057 ft)
(avg. 563 m or 1,847 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.

Thizy is a former commune in the Rhône department in Rhône-Alpes region in eastern France.

On 1 January 2013, Thizy and four other communes merged becoming one commune called Thizy-les-Bourgs.