Canton of Ambérieu-en-Bugey

The canton of Ambérieu-en-Bugey is an administrative division of the Ain department, eastern France. Its borders were modified at the French canton reorganisation which came into effect in March 2015. Its seat is in Ambérieu-en-Bugey.[1]

Ambérieu-en-Bugey
Map of Ain Department, France, Cantons 2015 Ambérieu-en-Bugey.svg
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
No. of communes17
SeatAmbérieu-en-Bugey
Government
 • RepresentativesSandrine Castellano
Christophe Fortin
 • Term of office2015-2021
Area
 • Total218.70 km2 (84.44 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)
 • Total30,026
 • Density137/km2 (350/sq mi)
INSEE code01 01

CompositionEdit

It consists of the following communes:[1]

CouncillorsEdit

Election Councillors Party Occupation
2015 Sandrine Castellano UDI Councillor of Ambérieu-en-Bugey
2015 Christophe Fortin UMP Lawyer

Pictures of the cantonEdit

 
Tower of the Saint-Denis-en-Bugey's castle
 
View of Oncieu

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Décret n° 2014-147 du 13 février 2014 portant délimitation des cantons dans le département de l'Ain". Retrieved 2017-06-21.

See alsoEdit

Coordinates: 45°57′47″N 5°21′15″E / 45.96306°N 5.35417°E / 45.96306; 5.35417