Albon, Drôme

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Albon
Château d'Albon
Château d'Albon
Coat of arms of Albon
Coat of arms
Albon is located in France
Albon
Albon
Coordinates: 45°14′47″N 4°50′58″E / 45.2464°N 4.8494°E / 45.2464; 4.8494Coordinates: 45°14′47″N 4°50′58″E / 45.2464°N 4.8494°E / 45.2464; 4.8494
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Saint-Vallier
Intercommunality Rhône-Valloire
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Debost
Area
 • Land1 25.62 km2 (9.89 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 1,722
 • Population2 density 67/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26002 / 26140
Elevation 134–365 m (440–1,198 ft)
(avg. 240 m or 790 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.

Albon is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 1,328 —    
1962 1,173 −11.7%
1968 1,206 +2.8%
1975 1,136 −5.8%
1982 1,313 +15.6%
1990 1,543 +17.5%
1999 1,573 +1.9%
2008 1,722 +9.5%

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