Châteauneuf-du-Rhône

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Châteauneuf-du-Rhône
Monument in Châteauneuf-du-Rhône
Monument in Châteauneuf-du-Rhône
Coat of arms of Châteauneuf-du-Rhône
Coat of arms
Châteauneuf-du-Rhône is located in France
Châteauneuf-du-Rhône
Châteauneuf-du-Rhône
Coordinates: 44°29′12″N 4°43′02″E / 44.4867°N 4.7172°E / 44.4867; 4.7172Coordinates: 44°29′12″N 4°43′02″E / 44.4867°N 4.7172°E / 44.4867; 4.7172
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Montélimar-2
Intercommunality Montélimar-Sésame
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Mandrin
Area1 27.27 km2 (10.53 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 2,255
 • Density 83/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26085 /26780
Elevation 55–335 m (180–1,099 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.

Châteauneuf-du-Rhône is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1886 1,195 —    
1962 1,363 +14.1%
1968 1,484 +8.9%
1975 1,654 +11.5%
1982 1,977 +19.5%
1990 2,094 +5.9%
1999 2,220 +6.0%
2008 2,255 +1.6%

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