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

Montluel
The town hall in Montluel
The town hall in Montluel
Coat of arms of Montluel
Coat of arms
Location of Montluel
Montluel is located in France
Montluel
Montluel
Montluel is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Montluel
Montluel
Coordinates: 45°51′00″N 5°03′18″E / 45.85°N 5.055°E / 45.85; 5.055Coordinates: 45°51′00″N 5°03′18″E / 45.85°N 5.055°E / 45.85; 5.055
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBourg-en-Bresse
CantonMeximieux
IntercommunalityLa Côtière à Montluel
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Romain Daubié
Area
1
40.11 km2 (15.49 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
7,106
 • Density180/km2 (460/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01262 /01120
Elevation192–312 m (630–1,024 ft)
(avg. 199 m or 653 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

It is situated on the outskirts of Lyon. The inhabitants are known as Montluistes.

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
20046,505—    
20066,478−0.4%
20076,635+2.4%
20086,774+2.1%
20096,913+2.1%
20106,999+1.2%
20117,112+1.6%
20127,112+0.0%
20137,074−0.5%
20147,036−0.5%
20157,032−0.1%
20167,005−0.4%

PersonalitiesEdit

  • Claude André [fr] (1743-1818), Catholic Bishop of Quimper
  • André d'Arbelles (1767–1825), younger brother of the above, journalist and historiographer
  • Pierre-Dominique Ségaud (1784–1821), writer and lawyer
  • Joseph Crétin (1799-1857), Catholic Bishop of Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Paul Magaud (1805-?), botanist
  • Pierre Cormorèche [fr] (1924–1999), politician

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

External linksEdit