Morestel

Morestel (Arpitan: Mouretél) is a commune in the Isère department in south-eastern France.

Morestel
The centre of Morestel
The centre of Morestel
Coat of arms of Morestel
Coat of arms
Location of Morestel
Morestel is located in France
Morestel
Morestel
Morestel is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Morestel
Morestel
Coordinates: 45°40′43″N 5°28′15″E / 45.6786°N 5.4708°E / 45.6786; 5.4708Coordinates: 45°40′43″N 5°28′15″E / 45.6786°N 5.4708°E / 45.6786; 5.4708
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentIsère
ArrondissementLa Tour-du-Pin
CantonMorestel
IntercommunalityPays des Couleurs
Government
 • Mayor (2019–2020) Frederic Vial
Area
1
8.03 km2 (3.10 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
4,469
 • Density560/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
38261 /38510
Elevation205–319 m (673–1,047 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

GeographyEdit

Morestel is situated on the old National Highway 75, now RD 1075, between Bourg-en-Bresse and Grenoble.

PopulationEdit

YearPop.±%
1793875—    
1806936+7.0%
18211,080+15.4%
18311,326+22.8%
18411,390+4.8%
18511,437+3.4%
18611,358−5.5%
18721,296−4.6%
18811,234−4.8%
18911,446+17.2%
19011,331−8.0%
19111,405+5.6%
19211,323−5.8%
19311,270−4.0%
19461,285+1.2%
19541,286+0.1%
19621,455+13.1%
19681,782+22.5%
19752,308+29.5%
19822,738+18.6%
19902,972+8.5%
19993,034+2.1%
20063,841+26.6%
20114,256+10.8%

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.

External linksEdit