Rochefort-Samson

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Rochefort-Samson
The village of Rochefort-Samson
The village of Rochefort-Samson
Rochefort-Samson is located in France
Rochefort-Samson
Rochefort-Samson
Coordinates: 44°58′26″N 5°09′09″E / 44.9739°N 5.1525°E / 44.9739; 5.1525Coordinates: 44°58′26″N 5°09′09″E / 44.9739°N 5.1525°E / 44.9739; 5.1525
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Bourg-de-Péage
Intercommunality Bourg-de-Péage
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Béranger
Area1 24.59 km2 (9.49 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 930
 • Density 38/km2 (98/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26273 /26300
Elevation 227–1,330 m (745–4,364 ft)
(avg. 440 m or 1,440 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.

Rochefort-Samson is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 792 —    
1962 399 −49.6%
1968 443 +11.0%
1975 432 −2.5%
1982 539 +24.8%
1990 744 +38.0%
1999 762 +2.4%
2008 930 +22.0%

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