Saint-Benoit-en-Diois

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Saint-Benoit-en-Diois
Saint-Benoit-en-Diois seen from the château ruins
Saint-Benoit-en-Diois seen from the château ruins
Coat of arms of Saint-Benoit-en-Diois
Coat of arms
Saint-Benoit-en-Diois is located in France
Saint-Benoit-en-Diois
Saint-Benoit-en-Diois
Coordinates: 44°39′49″N 5°16′23″E / 44.6636°N 5.2731°E / 44.6636; 5.2731Coordinates: 44°39′49″N 5°16′23″E / 44.6636°N 5.2731°E / 44.6636; 5.2731
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Die
Canton Saillans
Intercommunality Pays de Saillans
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Claude Ravelli
Area1 11.17 km2 (4.31 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 33
 • Density 3.0/km2 (7.7/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26296 /26340
Elevation 306–1,198 m (1,004–3,930 ft)
(avg. 387 m or 1,270 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.

Saint-Benoit-en-Diois is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 102 —    
1962 39 −61.8%
1968 41 +5.1%
1975 31 −24.4%
1982 30 −3.2%
1990 29 −3.3%
1999 31 +6.9%
2008 33 +6.5%

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