style="font-weight: bold; font-size: 1.1em; margin-bottom: 0.5em"|Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
8982 10,107 11,622 12,431 12,744 12,411 11,977
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

People with links to the commune

  • Aimable Pélissier (1794-1864), Marshall of France, was born here.
  • Georges Chedanne (1861-1940), architect, was born here.
  • Georges Bradberry (1878-1959), artist, was born here.

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