Le Chalon

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Le Chalon
Commune
A general view of Le Chalon
A general view of Le Chalon
Le Chalon is located in France
Le Chalon
Le Chalon
Coordinates: 45°09′23″N 5°05′21″E / 45.1564°N 5.0892°E / 45.1564; 5.0892Coordinates: 45°09′23″N 5°05′21″E / 45.1564°N 5.0892°E / 45.1564; 5.0892
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Drôme des collines
Intercommunality Pays de Romans
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Robin
Area1 8.38 km2 (3.24 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 193
 • Density 23/km2 (60/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26068 /26350
Elevation 277–485 m (909–1,591 ft)
(avg. 494 m or 1,621 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.

Le Chalon is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 258 —    
1962 141 −45.3%
1968 138 −2.1%
1975 129 −6.5%
1982 132 +2.3%
1990 147 +11.4%
1999 157 +6.8%
2008 193 +22.9%

See also[edit]

References[edit]