Péron, Ain

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Péron
Church of Saint Antoine
Church of Saint Antoine
Coat of arms of Péron
Coat of arms
Péron is located in France
Péron
Péron
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Péron is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Péron
Péron
Coordinates: 46°11′24″N 5°55′35″E / 46.19°N 5.9264°E / 46.19; 5.9264Coordinates: 46°11′24″N 5°55′35″E / 46.19°N 5.9264°E / 46.19; 5.9264
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementGex
CantonCollonges
IntercommunalityPays de Gex
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Armand
Area
1
26.01 km2 (10.04 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
1,930
 • Density74/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01288 /01630
Elevation411–1,501 m (1,348–4,925 ft)
(avg. 580 m or 1,900 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.

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