Serves-sur-Rhône

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Serves-sur-Rhône
The town hall in Serves-sur-Rhône
The town hall in Serves-sur-Rhône
Coat of arms of Serves-sur-Rhône
Coat of arms
Location of Serves-sur-Rhône
Serves-sur-Rhône is located in France
Serves-sur-Rhône
Serves-sur-Rhône
Serves-sur-Rhône is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Serves-sur-Rhône
Serves-sur-Rhône
Coordinates: 45°08′22″N 4°49′06″E / 45.1394°N 4.8183°E / 45.1394; 4.8183Coordinates: 45°08′22″N 4°49′06″E / 45.1394°N 4.8183°E / 45.1394; 4.8183
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentDrôme
ArrondissementValence
CantonTain-l'Hermitage
IntercommunalityPays de l'Hermitage
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Lafuma
Area
1
6.49 km2 (2.51 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
754
 • Density120/km2 (300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
26341 /26600
Elevation117–374 m (384–1,227 ft)
(avg. 123 m or 404 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Serves-sur-Rhône is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Geography[edit]

Serves-sur-Rhône is positioned on the left bank of the River Rhône, on the Route Nationale 7, roughly 75 km (47 mi) from Lyon and 25 km (16 mi) from both Valence and Romans-sur-Isère.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1911520—    
1962411−21.0%
1968453+10.2%
1975369−18.5%
1982468+26.8%
1990624+33.3%
1999598−4.2%
2008685+14.5%

Wine[edit]

The commune is in the AOC Côtes-du-Rhône wine-producing region of Crozes-Hermitage.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.