Valaurie

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Valaurie
A rampart entrance in Valaurie
A rampart entrance in Valaurie
Valaurie is located in France
Valaurie
Valaurie
Coordinates: 44°25′23″N 4°48′50″E / 44.423°N 4.814°E / 44.423; 4.814Coordinates: 44°25′23″N 4°48′50″E / 44.423°N 4.814°E / 44.423; 4.814
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Grignan
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Luc Chambonnet
Area1 12.3 km2 (4.7 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 534
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26360 /26230
Elevation 80–290 m (260–950 ft)
(avg. 168 m or 551 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.

Valaurie is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France. One important landmark is the Church of St. Martin in Valaurie.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 388 —    
1962 262 −32.5%
1968 269 +2.7%
1975 278 +3.3%
1982 365 +31.3%
1990 386 +5.8%
1999 509 +31.9%
2008 534 +4.9%

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