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France: Rhône - Alpes

Rhône - Alpes Region

Departments

The population of the departments of Rhône - Alpes Region according to census results and latest official estimates.

Since 2006, France computes the population size from census results counted in different years. Until 2016, the number of regions should be reduced from 22 to 14 by mergers.

NameAbbr.StatusAdm.CapitalArea
A (km²)
Population
Census (C)
1975-02-20
Population
Census (C)
1982-03-04
Population
Census (C)
1990-03-05
Population
Census (C)
1999-03-08
Population
Estimate (E)
2007-01-01
Population
Estimate (E)
2012-01-01
FranceFRARep Paris543,96552,591,58454,334,87156,615,15558,518,39561,795,23863,375,971
AinDeptRHOBourg-en-Bresse5,762376,477418,516471,019515,270574,377612,191576200
Ardèche {Ardeche}DeptRHOPrivas5,529257,065267,970277,581286,023309,456318,407552900
Drôme {Drome}DeptRHOValence6,530361,847389,781414,072437,778473,428491,334653000
Haute-SavoieDeptRHOAnnecy4,388447,795494,505568,286631,679706,708756,501438800
Isère {Isere}DeptRHOGrenoble7,431860,339936,7711,016,2281,094,0061,178,7141,224,993743100
LoireDeptRHOSaint-Étienne4,781742,396739,521746,288728,524740,668753,763478100
Rhône {Rhone}DeptRHOLyon3,2491,429,6471,445,2081,508,9661,578,8691,677,0731,762,866324900
SavoieDeptRHOChambéry6,028305,118323,675348,261373,258405,535421,105602800
Rhône - Alpes {Rhone - Alpes}RHORegLyon43,6984,780,6845,015,9475,350,7015,645,4076,065,9596,341,1604369800

Major Cities

 NamePopulation
Estimate (E)
2012-01-01
1Lyon496,343
2Saint-Étienne171,483
3Grenoble158,346
4Villeurbanne146,282
5Valence62,481
6Vénissieux61,183
7Chambéry58,039
8Annecy50,943
9Vaulx-en-Velin43,394
10Saint-Priest42,488
11Caluire-et-Cuire42,038
12Bourg-en-Bresse40,171

Contents: Cities & Communes

The population of all cities and communes in Rhône - Alpes Region with more than 20,000 inhabitants according to census results and latest official estimates.

NamePopulation
Census (C)
1975-02-20
Population
Census (C)
1982-03-04
Population
Census (C)
1990-03-05
Population
Census (C)
1999-03-08
Population
Estimate (E)
2007-01-01
Population
Estimate (E)
2012-01-01
Area
Aix-les-Bains22,21023,45124,68325,73227,26728,7291262
Albertville16,96116,97017,41117,34017,81419,2711753
Annecy53,26249,96549,64450,34851,11950,9431365
Annecy-le-Vieux13,53714,05417,52018,88519,66420,1151701
Annemasse23,38426,20427,66927,25329,54033,166498
Annonay20,83219,48418,52517,52217,25715,9832119
Bourg-en-Bresse42,18141,09840,97240,66640,50640,1712387
Bourgoin-Jallieu21,97122,55022,39222,94723,75926,7732436
Bron44,56340,63839,68337,36938,83339,2321030
Caluire-et-Cuire43,04141,93141,31141,23341,01042,0381045
Chambéry {Chambery}54,41553,42754,12055,78657,42058,0392099
Décines-Charpieu {Decines-Charpieu}20,03122,83224,56424,19324,95225,9121701
Échirolles {Echirolles}33,28837,36034,43532,80635,38335,826786
Fontaine25,03622,82722,85323,32322,39422,050674
Grenoble166,037156,637150,758153,317156,793158,3461813
Lyon456,716413,095415,487445,452472,330496,3434787
Meyzieu19,43526,77628,07728,00929,01431,4932301
Montélimar {Montelimar}28,05829,16129,98231,34434,63635,7044678
Oullins27,77227,16826,12925,18325,60525,896440
Oyonnax23,02622,73923,86924,16223,49022,4363601
Privas10,80810,34510,0809,1708,6468,3120
Rillieux-la-Pape30,67631,56030,79128,36729,54630,1401448
Roanne55,19848,70841,75938,89635,75035,7991612
Romans-sur-Isère {Romans-sur-Isere}33,03033,15232,73432,66733,23433,7013306
Saint-Chamond40,25040,26738,87837,37835,41435,5645489
Sainte-Foy-lès-Lyon {Sainte-Foy-les-Lyon}21,69821,52121,45021,19322,15121,707683
Saint-Étienne {Saint-Etienne}220,181204,955199,396180,210175,318171,4837999
Saint-Genis-Laval13,16214,35318,78219,22120,31320,6321292
Saint-Martin-d'Hères {Saint-Martin-dHeres}38,05235,18834,34135,77735,50238,105926
Saint-Priest36,73442,67741,87640,97440,91742,4882971
Tassin-la-Demi-Lune14,88615,00115,46015,97718,27821,024779
Thonon-les-Bains24,45424,84428,40128,92731,56234,6611621
Valence68,60466,35663,43764,26064,80362,4813670
Vaulx-en-Velin37,86644,16044,17439,15440,62643,3942095
Vénissieux {Venissieux}74,34764,80460,44456,06156,93561,1831533
Vienne27,83028,29429,44929,97529,84429,0772266
Villefranche-sur-Saône {Villefranche-sur-Saone}30,34128,88129,54230,64733,84036,241948
Villeurbanne116,535115,960116,872124,215138,151146,2821452
Voiron19,42018,91118,68619,79420,68919,9252190