Montbrun-les-Bains

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Montbrun-les-Bains
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Montbrun-les-Bains is located in France
Montbrun-les-Bains
Montbrun-les-Bains
Coordinates: 44°10′34″N 5°26′37″E / 44.1761°N 5.4436°E / 44.1761; 5.4436Coordinates: 44°10′34″N 5°26′37″E / 44.1761°N 5.4436°E / 44.1761; 5.4436
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Séderon
Intercommunality Hautes Baronnies
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Didier Gillet
Area
 • Land1 33.26 km2 (12.84 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 581
 • Population2 density 17/km2 (45/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26193 / 26570
Elevation 568–1,362 m (1,864–4,469 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.

Montbrun-les-Bains (Montbrun in Occitan) is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

The commune is well known for its spa treatments for managing respiratory disease and other medical disorders. The village is also very popular with cyclists, with cycle routes leading to the popular Mont Ventoux.

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Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1911 911 —    
1962 482 −47.1%
1968 464 −3.7%
1975 479 +3.2%
1982 523 +9.2%
1990 467 −10.7%
1999 428 −8.4%
2008 581 +35.7%

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