Voreppe

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Voreppe
Commune
Church of Saint-Didier
Church of Saint-Didier
Coat of arms of Voreppe
Coat of arms
Voreppe is located in France
Voreppe
Voreppe
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Voreppe is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Voreppe
Voreppe
Coordinates: 45°17′55″N 5°38′15″E / 45.2986°N 5.6375°E / 45.2986; 5.6375Coordinates: 45°17′55″N 5°38′15″E / 45.2986°N 5.6375°E / 45.2986; 5.6375
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement Grenoble
Canton Voiron
Intercommunality CA Pays Voironnais
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Luc Rémond
Area1 28.65 km2 (11.06 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 9,653
 • Density 340/km2 (870/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code 38565 /38340
Elevation 185–1,702 m (607–5,584 ft)
(avg. 249 m or 817 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.

Voreppe is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France. The commune contains the Monastère de Chalais, a Dominican monastery about 7 kilometres (4.3 mi) from the town of Voreppe.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17932,395—    
18062,965+23.8%
18212,521−15.0%
18313,280+30.1%
18413,005−8.4%
18512,970−1.2%
18612,887−2.8%
18722,769−4.1%
18812,886+4.2%
18912,815−2.5%
19013,005+6.7%
19112,600−13.5%
19212,426−6.7%
19312,801+15.5%
19462,611−6.8%
19543,099+18.7%
19623,617+16.7%
19684,785+32.3%
19755,995+25.3%
19827,970+32.9%
19908,446+6.0%
19999,231+9.3%
20069,615+4.2%
20129,653+0.4%

Twin towns[edit]

Voreppe is twinned with:

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