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Town hall
Town hall
Peyrieu is located in France
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Belley
Intercommunality Belley Bas Bugey
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Blachère
Area1 14.13 km2 (5.46 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 791
 • Density 56/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01294 / 01300
Elevation 210–683 m (689–2,241 ft)
(avg. 225 m or 738 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

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

Town located 11 km south of Belley. It is located on the right bank of the Rhone in the area of AOC wines of Bugey .[1]


The inhabitants of the town of Peyrieu are Peyriolans.

See also


  1. ^ "French WorldHeritage"
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