La Motte-de-Galaure

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La Motte-de-Galaure
Motte de Galaure 1.JPG
La Motte-de-Galaure is located in France
La Motte-de-Galaure
La Motte-de-Galaure
Coordinates: 45°11′51″N 4°54′23″E / 45.1975°N 4.9064°E / 45.1975; 4.9064Coordinates: 45°11′51″N 4°54′23″E / 45.1975°N 4.9064°E / 45.1975; 4.9064
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Saint-Vallier
Intercommunality La Galaure
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Cuny
Area1 7.73 km2 (2.98 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 716
 • Density 93/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26216 /26240
Elevation 184–363 m (604–1,191 ft)
(avg. 220 m or 720 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 Motte-de-Galaure is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

The Galaure flows southwest through the southern part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 548 —    
1962 506 −7.7%
1968 514 +1.6%
1975 489 −4.9%
1982 441 −9.8%
1990 463 +5.0%
1999 543 +17.3%
2008 716 +31.9%

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