Barbières

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Barbières
Town hall
Town hall
Barbières is located in France
Barbières
Barbières
Coordinates: 44°57′26″N 5°08′29″E / 44.9572°N 5.1414°E / 44.9572; 5.1414Coordinates: 44°57′26″N 5°08′29″E / 44.9572°N 5.1414°E / 44.9572; 5.1414
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Bourg-de-Péage
Intercommunality Canton de Bourg-de-Péage
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Bénistant
Area
 • Land1 14.4 km2 (5.6 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 766
 • Population2 density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26023 / 26300
Elevation 389–1,322 m (1,276–4,337 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1911 422 —    
1962 433 +2.6%
1968 519 +19.9%
1975 534 +2.9%
1982 610 +14.2%
1990 583 −4.4%
1999 647 +11.0%
2008 766 +18.4%

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