Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse

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Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse
Chateau of Collonges
Chateau of Collonges
Coat of arms of Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse
Coat of arms
Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse is located in France
Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse
Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse
Coordinates: 45°07′26″N 4°59′00″E / 45.1239°N 4.9833°E / 45.1239; 4.9833Coordinates: 45°07′26″N 4°59′00″E / 45.1239°N 4.9833°E / 45.1239; 4.9833
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Valence
Canton Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse
Intercommunality Pays de l'Herbasse
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Aimé Chaléon
Area1 19.52 km2 (7.54 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 3,635
 • Density 190/km2 (480/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26301 /26260
Elevation 176–411 m (577–1,348 ft)
(avg. 255 m or 837 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-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France. The writer and literary prizes winner Isabelle Hausser was born in Saint-Donat.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 2,572 —    
1962 2,089 −18.8%
1968 2,217 +6.1%
1975 2,141 −3.4%
1982 2,233 +4.3%
1990 2,658 +19.0%
1999 3,132 +17.8%
2008 3,635 +16.1%

Twin towns — Sister cities[edit]

Saint-Donat-sur-l'Herbasse is twinned with:

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