Pierrelatte

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Pierrelatte
Coat of arms of Pierrelatte
Coat of arms
Pierrelatte is located in France
Pierrelatte
Pierrelatte
Coordinates: 44°22′42″N 4°41′47″E / 44.3783°N 4.6964°E / 44.3783; 4.6964Coordinates: 44°22′42″N 4°41′47″E / 44.3783°N 4.6964°E / 44.3783; 4.6964
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Pierrelatte
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yves Le Bellec
Area
 • Land1 49.56 km2 (19.14 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 12,893
 • Population2 density 260/km2 (670/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26235 / 26700
Elevation 46–61 m (151–200 ft)
(avg. 60 m or 200 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.

Pierrelatte (Occitan: Pèiralata) is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1793 2,789 —    
1800 2,536 −9.1%
1806 2,462 −2.9%
1821 2,867 +16.5%
1831 3,447 +20.2%
1836 3,409 −1.1%
1841 3,430 +0.6%
1846 3,537 +3.1%
1851 3,483 −1.5%
1856 3,453 −0.9%
1861 3,512 +1.7%
1866 3,539 +0.8%
1872 3,577 +1.1%
1876 3,579 +0.1%
1881 3,291 −8.0%
1886 3,223 −2.1%
1891 3,184 −1.2%
1896 3,218 +1.1%
1901 3,121 −3.0%
1906 3,319 +6.3%
1911 3,246 −2.2%
1921 3,170 −2.3%
1926 3,252 +2.6%
1931 3,307 +1.7%
1936 3,176 −4.0%
1946 3,237 +1.9%
1954 3,448 +6.5%
1962 4,251 +23.3%
1968 9,757 +129.5%
1975 9,816 +0.6%
1982 11,596 +18.1%
1990 11,770 +1.5%
1999 11,943 +1.5%
2008 12,893 +8.0%

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