Rochegude, Drôme

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Rochegude
Château de Rochegude
Château de Rochegude
Coat of arms of Rochegude
Coat of arms
Rochegude is located in France
Rochegude
Rochegude
Coordinates: 44°14′59″N 4°49′46″E / 44.2497°N 4.8294°E / 44.2497; 4.8294Coordinates: 44°14′59″N 4°49′46″E / 44.2497°N 4.8294°E / 44.2497; 4.8294
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Didier Besnier
Area1 18.3 km2 (7.1 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,431
 • Density 78/km2 (200/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26275 / 26790
Elevation 83–284 m (272–932 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 730 —    
1962 581 −20.4%
1968 591 +1.7%
1975 684 +15.7%
1982 831 +21.5%
1990 1,053 +26.7%
1999 1,236 +17.4%
2008 1,431 +15.8%

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