La Motte-Chalancon

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La Motte-Chalancon
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La Motte-Chalancon is located in France
La Motte-Chalancon
La Motte-Chalancon
Coordinates: 44°29′09″N 5°22′49″E / 44.4858°N 5.3803°E / 44.4858; 5.3803Coordinates: 44°29′09″N 5°22′49″E / 44.4858°N 5.3803°E / 44.4858; 5.3803
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Die
Canton La Motte-Chalancon
Intercommunality Diois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Besson
Area
 • Land1 22.83 km2 (8.81 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 441
 • Population2 density 19/km2 (50/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26215 / 26470
Elevation 517–1,424 m (1,696–4,672 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.

La Motte-Chalancon is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1911 752 —    
1962 437 −41.9%
1968 486 +11.2%
1975 398 −18.1%
1982 393 −1.3%
1990 382 −2.8%
1999 395 +3.4%
2008 441 +11.6%

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