Torcieu

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Torcieu
The town hall in Torcieu
The town hall in Torcieu
Location of Torcieu
Torcieu is located in France
Torcieu
Torcieu
Torcieu is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Torcieu
Torcieu
Coordinates: 45°55′00″N 5°24′00″E / 45.9167°N 5.4°E / 45.9167; 5.4Coordinates: 45°55′00″N 5°24′00″E / 45.9167°N 5.4°E / 45.9167; 5.4
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBelley
CantonAmbérieu-en-Bugey
IntercommunalityVallée de l'Albarine
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Françoise Giraudet
Area
1
10.72 km2 (4.14 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
726
 • Density68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01421 /01230
Elevation257–782 m (843–2,566 ft)
(avg. 260 m or 850 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Torcieu is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies in the middle of the commune, on the right bank of the river Albarine, which flows west through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793750—    
1800531−29.2%
1806923+73.8%
1821918−0.5%
1831992+8.1%
1836919−7.4%
1841881−4.1%
1846904+2.6%
1851879−2.8%
18561,052+19.7%
1861797−24.2%
1866768−3.6%
1872741−3.5%
1876717−3.2%
1881680−5.2%
1886641−5.7%
1891625−2.5%
1896604−3.4%
1901562−7.0%
1906511−9.1%
1911478−6.5%
1921488+2.1%
1926490+0.4%
1931533+8.8%
1936497−6.8%
1946460−7.4%
1954469+2.0%
1962448−4.5%
1968429−4.2%
1975460+7.2%
1982543+18.0%
1990569+4.8%
1999646+13.5%
2008685+6.0%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.