Rochecolombe

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Rochecolombe
The village and chateau
The village and chateau
Rochecolombe is located in France
Rochecolombe
Rochecolombe
Coordinates: 44°31′06″N 4°26′10″E / 44.5183°N 4.4361°E / 44.5183; 4.4361Coordinates: 44°31′06″N 4°26′10″E / 44.5183°N 4.4361°E / 44.5183; 4.4361
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Privas
Canton Villeneuve-de-Berg
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Monique Labrot
Area1 21.5 km2 (8.3 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 222
 • Density 10/km2 (27/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07190 / 07200
Elevation 159–440 m (522–1,444 ft)
(avg. 187 m or 614 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.

Rochecolombe is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Ibie forms most of the commune's eastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 167 —    
1968 178 +6.6%
1975 139 −21.9%
1982 167 +20.1%
1990 131 −21.6%
1999 170 +29.8%
2008 222 +30.6%

Personalities[edit]

It was the birthplace of politician Tom Baker.

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