Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon

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Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon
Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon is located in France
Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon
Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon
Coordinates: 44°51′35″N 4°35′24″E / 44.8597°N 4.59°E / 44.8597; 4.59Coordinates: 44°51′35″N 4°35′24″E / 44.8597°N 4.59°E / 44.8597; 4.59
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Tournon-sur-Rhône
Canton Vernoux-en-Vivarais
Intercommunality Eyrieux aux Serres
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Annie Louis
Area
 • Land1 7.81 km2 (3.02 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 183
 • Population2 density 23/km2 (61/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07274 / 07190
Elevation 219–727 m (719–2,385 ft)
(avg. 550 m or 1,800 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-Maurice-en-Chalencon is a commune in the Ardèche department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 207 —    
1968 268 +29.5%
1975 206 −23.1%
1982 163 −20.9%
1990 161 −1.2%
1999 181 +12.4%
2008 183 +1.1%

Personalities[edit]

It was the birthplace of Eugène Delacroix (1798—1863), one of the most important of the French Romantic painters.

Eugène Ferdinand Victor Delacroix 051.jpg

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