Chaponnay

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Chaponnay
Commune
The town hall in Chaponnay
The town hall in Chaponnay
Coat of arms of Chaponnay
Coat of arms
Chaponnay is located in France
Chaponnay
Chaponnay
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Chaponnay is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Chaponnay
Chaponnay
Coordinates: 45°37′42″N 4°56′13″E / 45.6283°N 4.9369°E / 45.6283; 4.9369Coordinates: 45°37′42″N 4°56′13″E / 45.6283°N 4.9369°E / 45.6283; 4.9369
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Lyon
Canton Saint-Symphorien-d'Ozon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Raymond Durand
Area1 18.89 km2 (7.29 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 3,805
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 69270 /69970
Elevation 192–367 m (630–1,204 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 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.

Chaponnay is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France.

See also[edit]

Communes of the Rhône department

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