Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour

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Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour is located in France
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour
Coordinates: 45°33′20″N 5°29′01″E / 45.5556°N 5.4836°E / 45.5556; 5.4836Coordinates: 45°33′20″N 5°29′01″E / 45.5556°N 5.4836°E / 45.5556; 5.4836
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Isère
Arrondissement La Tour-du-Pin
Canton Tour-du-Pin
Intercommunality Les Vallons de La Tour du Pin
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Gérard Vitte
Area
 • Land1 14.63 km2 (5.65 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 1,419
 • Population2 density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 38381 / 38110
Elevation 328–554 m (1,076–1,818 ft)
(avg. 410 m or 1,350 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.

Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour is a commune in the Isère department in south-eastern France. It is often referred to as "La Cassola", due to the river that runs through it, which has waters coloured similarly due to the mineral composition of the area's rocks.

The commune had 1,663 inhabitants in 2005.

Over 600 people work in the local mines.

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The Bourbre forms part of the commune's north-eastern border.

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