Ballons

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Ballons
Ballons is located in France
Ballons
Ballons
Coordinates: 44°15′22″N 5°38′41″E / 44.256°N 5.6447°E / 44.256; 5.6447Coordinates: 44°15′22″N 5°38′41″E / 44.256°N 5.6447°E / 44.256; 5.6447
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Séderon
Intercommunality Hautes Baronnies
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Poméro
Area
 • Land1 17.23 km2 (6.65 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 86
 • Population2 density 5.0/km2 (13/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26022 / 26560
Elevation 674–1,390 m (2,211–4,560 ft)
(avg. 750 m or 2,460 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.

Ballons is a commune in the department of Drôme in the Rhône-Alpes region in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1931 3,954 —    
1936 4,031 +1.9%
1946 3,584 −11.1%
1954 4,035 +12.6%
1962 13,780 +241.5%
1968 22,715 +64.8%
1975 23,691 +4.3%
1982 23,906 +0.9%
1990 23,824 −0.3%
1999 22,349 −6.2%
2008 24,711 +10.6%
2009 24,944 +0.9%


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