Vinay, Isère

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Vinay
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Coat of arms of Vinay
Coat of arms
Vinay is located in France
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 Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Vinay
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)
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.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 2,379 —    
1806 2,618 +10.0%
1821 3,131 +19.6%
1831 3,490 +11.5%
1841 3,351 −4.0%
1851 3,429 +2.3%
1861 3,377 −1.5%
1872 2,990 −11.5%
1881 2,758 −7.8%
1891 2,585 −6.3%
1901 2,668 +3.2%
1911 2,520 −5.5%
1921 2,292 −9.0%
1931 2,651 +15.7%
1946 2,628 −0.9%
1954 2,553 −2.9%
1962 2,721 +6.6%
1968 2,925 +7.5%
1975 3,198 +9.3%
1982 3,376 +5.6%
1990 3,410 +1.0%
1999 3,525 +3.4%
2006 3,803 +7.9%
2012 3,987 +4.8%

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