Chevry, Ain

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Chevry
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Chevry
Coat of arms
Location of Chevry
Chevry is located in France
Chevry
Chevry
Chevry is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Chevry
Chevry
Coordinates: 46°16′51″N 6°02′13″E / 46.2808°N 6.0369°E / 46.2808; 6.0369Coordinates: 46°16′51″N 6°02′13″E / 46.2808°N 6.0369°E / 46.2808; 6.0369
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementGex
CantonThoiry
IntercommunalityPays de Gex Agglo
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean-François Ravot
Area
1
5.84 km2 (2.25 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,700
 • Density290/km2 (750/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01103 /01170
Elevation457–580 m (1,499–1,903 ft)
(avg. 490 m or 1,610 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Chevry is located between Gex and Saint-Genis-Pouilly, on the departmental highway RD984, which is the primary access to the town. The commune also includes the villages of Veraz (to the east) and Naz-Dessous (to the north).

The town has several rivers: the Great Journans, Petit Journans, The Allondon and Janvoin.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
20041,065—    
20061,118+5.0%
20071,151+3.0%
20081,184+2.9%
20091,217+2.8%
20101,235+1.5%
20111,269+2.8%
20121,333+5.0%
20131,396+4.7%
20141,459+4.5%
20151,525+4.5%
20161,643+7.7%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.