Le Poët-Laval

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Le Poët-Laval
Commune
A general view of Le Poët-Laval
A general view of Le Poët-Laval
Le Poët-Laval is located in France
Le Poët-Laval
Le Poët-Laval
Coordinates: 44°36′N 5°04′E / 44.6°N 5.07°E / 44.6; 5.07Coordinates: 44°36′N 5°04′E / 44.6°N 5.07°E / 44.6; 5.07
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Dieulefit
Intercommunality Pays de Dieulefit
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Maia Cavet
Area1 31.22 km2 (12.05 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 893
 • Density 29/km2 (74/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26243 /26160
Elevation 255–973 m (837–3,192 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 Poët-Laval is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 760 —    
1962 461 −39.3%
1968 505 +9.5%
1975 493 −2.4%
1982 538 +9.1%
1990 652 +21.2%
1999 809 +24.1%
2008 893 +10.4%

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