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Les Bancs fort
Les Bancs fort
Virignin is located in France
Coordinates: 45°42′58″N 5°42′43″E / 45.716°N 5.712°E / 45.716; 5.712Coordinates: 45°42′58″N 5°42′43″E / 45.716°N 5.712°E / 45.716; 5.712
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Belley
Canton Belley
Intercommunality Belley Bas Bugey
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Guy Carnat
Area1 7.88 km2 (3.04 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 798
 • Density 101.27/km2 (262.3/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 01454 /01300
Elevation 220–605 m (722–1,985 ft)
(avg. 225 m or 738 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.

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