La Baume-Cornillane

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La Baume-Cornillane
The church of La Baume-Cornillane
The church of La Baume-Cornillane
La Baume-Cornillane is located in France
La Baume-Cornillane
La Baume-Cornillane
Coordinates: 44°49′28″N 5°02′28″E / 44.8244°N 5.0411°E / 44.8244; 5.0411Coordinates: 44°49′28″N 5°02′28″E / 44.8244°N 5.0411°E / 44.8244; 5.0411
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Chabeuil
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Jean Meurillon
Area1 14.42 km2 (5.57 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 445
 • Density 31/km2 (80/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26032 /26120
Elevation 230–1,009 m (755–3,310 ft)
(avg. 308 m or 1,010 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.

La Baume-Cornillane is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Its inhabitants are called Balmois.

Geography[edit]

La Baume-Cornillane is located 15 km from Crest and 18 km from Valence. The territory of the municipality consists of three parts: the plain, the foothills of the Vercors Massif and the mountain.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 386 —    
1962 240 −37.8%
1968 203 −15.4%
1975 186 −8.4%
1982 245 +31.7%
1990 321 +31.0%
1999 396 +23.4%
2008 445 +12.4%

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