Beynost

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Beynost
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Beynost
Coat of arms
Beynost is located in France
Beynost
Beynost
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Beynost is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Beynost
Beynost
Coordinates: 45°50′28″N 5°00′07″E / 45.8411°N 5.0019°E / 45.8411; 5.0019Coordinates: 45°50′28″N 5°00′07″E / 45.8411°N 5.0019°E / 45.8411; 5.0019
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBourg-en-Bresse
CantonMiribel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Nicod
Area
1
10.64 km2 (4.11 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)2
4,305
 • Density400/km2 (1,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01000 /01700
Elevation174–322 m (571–1,056 ft)
(avg. 150 m or 490 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.

Beynost is a commune. It is found in the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes in the Ain department in the east of France.