Hostun

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Hostun
Commune
The Avenue des Marronniers in Hostun
The Avenue des Marronniers in Hostun
Hostun is located in France
Hostun
Hostun
Coordinates: 45°02′25″N 5°11′55″E / 45.0403°N 5.1986°E / 45.0403; 5.1986Coordinates: 45°02′25″N 5°11′55″E / 45.0403°N 5.1986°E / 45.0403; 5.1986
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Bourg-de-Péage
Intercommunality Canton of Bourg-de-Péage
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Edmond Gélibert
Area1 18.24 km2 (7.04 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 964
 • Density 53/km2 (140/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26149 /26730
Elevation 196–1,133 m (643–3,717 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 768 —    
1962 689 −10.3%
1968 705 +2.3%
1975 667 −5.4%
1982 664 −0.4%
1990 653 −1.7%
1999 758 +16.1%
2008 964 +27.2%

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