Lent, Ain

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Lent
The town hall in Lent
The town hall in Lent
Coat of arms of Lent
Coat of arms
Location of Lent
Lent is located in France
Lent
Lent
Lent is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Lent
Lent
Coordinates: 46°07′13″N 5°11′47″E / 46.1203°N 5.1964°E / 46.1203; 5.1964Coordinates: 46°07′13″N 5°11′47″E / 46.1203°N 5.1964°E / 46.1203; 5.1964
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBourg-en-Bresse
CantonCeyzériat
IntercommunalityBourg-en-Bresse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Buellet
Area
1
31.48 km2 (12.15 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,452
 • Density46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01211 /01240
Elevation240–296 m (787–971 ft)
(avg. 250 m or 820 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

It has been part of the intercommunality of Bourg-en-Bresse since 2001, when it was created.

Geography[edit]

The Veyle flows northward through the middle of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793830—    
1800941+13.4%
1806931−1.1%
18211,039+11.6%
18311,062+2.2%
18361,051−1.0%
18411,039−1.1%
18461,173+12.9%
18511,159−1.2%
18561,087−6.2%
18611,155+6.3%
18661,234+6.8%
18721,181−4.3%
18761,253+6.1%
18811,227−2.1%
18861,186−3.3%
18911,184−0.2%
18961,121−5.3%
19011,107−1.2%
19061,108+0.1%
19111,051−5.1%
1921921−12.4%
1926851−7.6%
1931814−4.3%
1936781−4.1%
1946750−4.0%
1954729−2.8%
1962721−1.1%
1968778+7.9%
1975801+3.0%
1982976+21.8%
19901,043+6.9%
19991,145+9.8%
20081,266+10.6%

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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