Drom

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Not to be confused with Drom, County Tipperary.
Drom
Drom is located in France
Drom
Drom
Coordinates: 46°13′00″N 5°22′00″E / 46.2167°N 5.3667°E / 46.2167; 5.3667Coordinates: 46°13′00″N 5°22′00″E / 46.2167°N 5.3667°E / 46.2167; 5.3667
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Ceyzériat
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Daniel Brochier
Area1 7.78 km2 (3.00 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 192
 • Density 25/km2 (64/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 01000 / 01250
Elevation 310–505 m (1,017–1,657 ft)
(avg. 320 m or 1,050 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.

Drom is a commune in the Ain department in eastern France.

In the commune there is a dairy selling comté cheese, butter, cream, fromage blanc and newly resurrected medieval fromage de CLON made from local milk, and three 'Artisans d'art'.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 427 —    
1800 436 +2.1%
1806 552 +26.6%
1821 436 −21.0%
1831 455 +4.4%
1836 420 −7.7%
1841 436 +3.8%
1846 417 −4.4%
1851 431 +3.4%
1856 427 −0.9%
1861 441 +3.3%
1866 427 −3.2%
1872 418 −2.1%
1876 436 +4.3%
1881 425 −2.5%
1886 405 −4.7%
1891 402 −0.7%
1896 328 −18.4%
1901 322 −1.8%
1906 327 +1.6%
1911 292 −10.7%
1921 237 −18.8%
1926 220 −7.2%
1931 194 −11.8%
1936 193 −0.5%
1946 170 −11.9%
1954 181 +6.5%
1962 147 −18.8%
1968 146 −0.7%
1975 153 +4.8%
1982 139 −9.2%
1990 146 +5.0%
1999 160 +9.6%
2008 192 +20.0%

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