Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle

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Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste de Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle.jpg
Coat of arms of Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle
Coat of arms
Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle is located in France
Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle
Saint-Jean-sur-Veyle
Coordinates: 46°15′32″N 4°54′58″E / 46.2589°N 4.9161°E / 46.2589; 4.9161Coordinates: 46°15′32″N 4°54′58″E / 46.2589°N 4.9161°E / 46.2589; 4.9161
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Pont-de-Veyle
Intercommunality Pont-de-Veyle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Foret
Area1 11.21 km2 (4.33 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,068
 • Density 95.27/km2 (246.75/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 01365 /01290
Elevation 176–213 m (577–699 ft)
(avg. 183 m or 600 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-Jean-sur-Veyle is a commune. It is found in the region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes in the Ain department in the east of France.