Puygiron

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Puygiron
Commune
Puygiron and its fields of lavender
Puygiron and its fields of lavender
Puygiron is located in France
Puygiron
Puygiron
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Puygiron is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Puygiron
Puygiron
Coordinates: 44°32′33″N 4°50′56″E / 44.5425°N 4.8489°E / 44.5425; 4.8489Coordinates: 44°32′33″N 4°50′56″E / 44.5425°N 4.8489°E / 44.5425; 4.8489
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Dieulefit
Intercommunality Montélimar-Sésame
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Loïc Charpenet
Area1 6.68 km2 (2.58 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 422
 • Density 63/km2 (160/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26257 /26160
Elevation 114–292 m (374–958 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 281 —    
1962 187 −33.5%
1968 191 +2.1%
1975 275 +44.0%
1982 293 +6.5%
1990 315 +7.5%
1999 347 +10.2%
2008 422 +21.6%

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