Marsanne, Drôme

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Marsanne
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Marsanne
Coat of arms
Marsanne is located in France
Marsanne
Marsanne
Coordinates: 44°38′40″N 4°52′25″E / 44.6444°N 4.8736°E / 44.6444; 4.8736Coordinates: 44°38′40″N 4°52′25″E / 44.6444°N 4.8736°E / 44.6444; 4.8736
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Marsanne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Thierry Lhuillier
Area1 34.29 km2 (13.24 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 1,211
 • Density 35/km2 (91/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26176 /26740
Elevation 140–586 m (459–1,923 ft)
(avg. 309 m or 1,014 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 1,155 —    
1962 811 −29.8%
1968 817 +0.7%
1975 779 −4.7%
1982 772 −0.9%
1990 873 +13.1%
1999 998 +14.3%
2008 1,211 +21.3%

Personalities[edit]

It was the birthplace of Émile Loubet (1838-1929), 7th president of the French republic.

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