Valdrôme

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Valdrôme
The village of Valdrôme in 2008, with the Tête du Lion in the background
The village of Valdrôme in 2008, with the Tête du Lion in the background
Valdrôme is located in France
Valdrôme
Valdrôme
Coordinates: 44°30′18″N 5°34′23″E / 44.505°N 5.573°E / 44.505; 5.573Coordinates: 44°30′18″N 5°34′23″E / 44.505°N 5.573°E / 44.505; 5.573
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Die
Canton Luc-en-Diois
Intercommunality Diois
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean Aramburu
Area1 41.51 km2 (16.03 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 138
 • Density 3.3/km2 (8.6/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26361 /26310
Elevation 766–1,760 m (2,513–5,774 ft)
(avg. 789 m or 2,589 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.

Valdrôme is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1851 955 —    
1901 594 −37.8%
1911 522 −12.1%
1946 282 −46.0%
1954 249 −11.7%
1962 199 −20.1%
1968 158 −20.6%
1975 149 −5.7%
1982 151 +1.3%
1990 117 −22.5%
1999 118 +0.9%
2008 138 +16.9%

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