Vinay, Isère

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Vinay
Commune
A general view of Vinay
A general view of Vinay
Coat of arms of Vinay
Coat of arms
Vinay is located in France
Vinay
Vinay
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Vinay is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Vinay
Vinay
Coordinates: 45°12′39″N 5°24′16″E / 45.2108°N 5.4044°E / 45.2108; 5.4044Coordinates: 45°12′39″N 5°24′16″E / 45.2108°N 5.4044°E / 45.2108; 5.4044
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Le Sud Grésivaudan
Intercommunality Vinay
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Laura Bonnefoy
Area1 16.01 km2 (6.18 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 3,987
 • Density 250/km2 (640/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 38559 /38470
Elevation 168–580 m (551–1,903 ft)
(avg. 262 m or 860 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.

Vinay is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France.

Vinay is a largely agricultural village. It is commonly known as the walnut capital of Grenoble and boasts over 175,000 trees.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17932,379—    
18062,618+10.0%
18213,131+19.6%
18313,490+11.5%
18413,351−4.0%
18513,429+2.3%
18613,377−1.5%
18722,990−11.5%
18812,758−7.8%
18912,585−6.3%
19012,668+3.2%
19112,520−5.5%
19212,292−9.0%
19312,651+15.7%
19462,628−0.9%
19542,553−2.9%
19622,721+6.6%
19682,925+7.5%
19753,198+9.3%
19823,376+5.6%
19903,410+1.0%
19993,525+3.4%
20063,803+7.9%
20123,987+4.8%

Twin towns[edit]

Vinay is twinned with:

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