Lachau

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Lachau
Commune
The château of Lachau
The château of Lachau
Lachau is located in France
Lachau
Lachau
Coordinates: 44°13′59″N 5°38′19″E / 44.2331°N 5.6386°E / 44.2331; 5.6386Coordinates: 44°13′59″N 5°38′19″E / 44.2331°N 5.6386°E / 44.2331; 5.6386
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Séderon
Intercommunality Canton de Ribiers Val de Méouge
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Philippe Magnus
Area1 25.78 km2 (9.95 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 206
 • Density 8.0/km2 (21/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26154 /26560
Elevation 676–1,538 m (2,218–5,046 ft)
(avg. 750 m or 2,460 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 459 —    
1962 217 −52.7%
1968 217 +0.0%
1975 225 +3.7%
1982 234 +4.0%
1990 190 −18.8%
1999 225 +18.4%
2008 206 −8.4%

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