Bouvante

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Bouvante
Bouvante le bas.jpg
Bouvante is located in France
Bouvante
Bouvante
Coordinates: 44°57′55″N 5°16′17″E / 44.9653°N 5.2714°E / 44.9653; 5.2714Coordinates: 44°57′55″N 5°16′17″E / 44.9653°N 5.2714°E / 44.9653; 5.2714
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Saint-Jean-en-Royans
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Luc Faure
Area1 83.88 km2 (32.39 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 239
 • Density 2.8/km2 (7.4/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26059 / 26190
Elevation 311–1,701 m (1,020–5,581 ft)
(avg. 585 m or 1,919 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 463 —    
1962 285 −38.4%
1968 250 −12.3%
1975 222 −11.2%
1982 219 −1.4%
1990 220 +0.5%
1999 223 +1.4%
2008 239 +7.2%

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