Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour

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Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour
Commune
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour in 1907
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour in 1907
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour is located in France
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour
Saint-Didier-de-la-Tour
Coordinates: 45°33′20″N 5°29′01″E / 45.5556°N 5.4836°E / 45.5556; 5.4836Coordinates: 45°33′20″N 5°29′01″E / 45.5556°N 5.4836°E / 45.5556; 5.4836
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentIsère
ArrondissementLa Tour-du-Pin
CantonLa Tour-du-Pin
IntercommunalityLes Vallons de La Tour du Pin
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Gérard Vitte
Area114.63 km2 (5.65 sq mi)
Population (2011)21,841
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code38381 /38110
Elevation328–554 m (1,076–1,818 ft)
(avg. 410 m or 1,350 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-Didier-de-la-Tour is a commune in the Isère department in southeastern France. It is often referred to as "La Cassola", due to the river that runs through it, which has waters coloured similarly due to the mineral composition of the area's rocks.

Over 600 people work in the local mines.

Geography[edit]

The Bourbre forms part of the commune's northeastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1793886—    
1806889+0.3%
18211,063+19.6%
18311,318+24.0%
18411,450+10.0%
18511,594+9.9%
18611,550−2.8%
18721,488−4.0%
18811,376−7.5%
18911,308−4.9%
19011,148−12.2%
19111,053−8.3%
1921964−8.5%
1931959−0.5%
1946894−6.8%
1954923+3.2%
1962925+0.2%
1968949+2.6%
19751,116+17.6%
19821,127+1.0%
19901,310+16.2%
19991,419+8.3%
20061,630+14.9%
20111,841+12.9%

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