Saou

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Saou
TroisBecsForetSaou.jpg
Saou is located in France
Saou
Saou
Coordinates: 44°38′46″N 5°03′43″E / 44.646°N 5.062°E / 44.646; 5.062Coordinates: 44°38′46″N 5°03′43″E / 44.646°N 5.062°E / 44.646; 5.062
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Die
Canton Crest-Sud
Intercommunality Val de Drôme
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Gilles
Area1 41.6 km2 (16.1 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 514
 • Density 12/km2 (32/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 26336 / 26400
Elevation 288–1,567 m (945–5,141 ft)
(avg. 325 m or 1,066 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 821 —    
1962 419 −49.0%
1968 431 +2.9%
1975 354 −17.9%
1982 364 +2.8%
1990 378 +3.8%
1999 409 +8.2%
2008 514 +25.7%

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