Vercheny

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Vercheny
The Vercheny viaduct
The Vercheny viaduct
Vercheny is located in France
Vercheny
Vercheny
Coordinates: 44°42′40″N 5°15′00″E / 44.711°N 5.250°E / 44.711; 5.250Coordinates: 44°42′40″N 5°15′00″E / 44.711°N 5.250°E / 44.711; 5.250
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Die
Canton Saillans
Intercommunality Pays de Saillans
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Franck Monge
Area1 11.19 km2 (4.32 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 437
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26368 /26340
Elevation 280–1,109 m (919–3,638 ft)
(avg. 306 m or 1,004 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1911 345 —    
1962 253 −26.7%
1968 268 +5.9%
1975 415 +54.9%
1982 421 +1.4%
1990 427 +1.4%
1999 387 −9.4%
2008 437 +12.9%

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