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Saint-Paul-de-Varax is located in France
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Villars-les-Dombes
Intercommunality Centre Dombes
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Dédedjian
Area1 25.97 km2 (10.03 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,497
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01383 / 01240
Elevation 245–281 m (804–922 ft)
(avg. 268 m or 879 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.

Saint-Paul-de-Varax is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

It is situated between Bourg-en-Bresse and Lyon. Its castle, which belonged to the Rivérieulx de Varax family since the 13th century, is closed to the public.


  • Population 1
  • See also 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


See also



External links

  • Dombes and Saint-Paul-de-Varax
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