Jarnioux

Jarnioux is a former commune in the Rhône department in eastern France. On 1 January 2019, it was merged into the commune Porte des Pierres Dorées.[2]

Jarnioux
The chateau and the church in Jarnioux
The chateau and the church in Jarnioux
Coat of arms of Jarnioux
Coat of arms
Location of Jarnioux
Jarnioux is located in France
Jarnioux
Jarnioux
Jarnioux is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Jarnioux
Jarnioux
Coordinates: 45°57′56″N 4°37′41″E / 45.9656°N 4.6281°E / 45.9656; 4.6281Coordinates: 45°57′56″N 4°37′41″E / 45.9656°N 4.6281°E / 45.9656; 4.6281
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentRhône
ArrondissementVillefranche-sur-Saône
CantonLe Bois-d'Oingt
CommunePorte des Pierres Dorées
Area
1
4.2 km2 (1.6 sq mi)
Population
 (2017)[1]
669
 • Density160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal code
69640
Elevation259–393 m (850–1,289 ft)
(avg. 330 m or 1,080 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Places and monumentsEdit

Jarnioux has several monuments :

Personalities linked to the municipalityEdit

Auguste Guinon transformed Jarnioux from 1869. He equipped the village with a wash house, a town hall, a school and a church.

Serge Prisset, singer known for the song "Colombe ivre", released in 1970. He lives in Jarnioux.

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