Vesc

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This article is about the French commune of Vesc. For the Volvo Experimental Safety Car, see Volvo VESC.
Vesc
The church in Vesc
The church in Vesc
Coat of arms of Vesc
Coat of arms
Vesc is located in France
Vesc
Vesc
Coordinates: 44°31′19″N 5°09′04″E / 44.522°N 5.151°E / 44.522; 5.151Coordinates: 44°31′19″N 5°09′04″E / 44.522°N 5.151°E / 44.522; 5.151
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Drôme
Arrondissement Nyons
Canton Dieulefit
Intercommunality Pays de Dieulefit
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Faure
Area1 40.48 km2 (15.63 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 280
 • Density 6.9/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 26373 /26220
Elevation 477–1,448 m (1,565–4,751 ft)
(avg. 655 m or 2,149 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1793 1,006 —    
1800 1,097 +9.0%
1806 1,153 +5.1%
1821 1,042 −9.6%
1831 1,097 +5.3%
1836 1,101 +0.4%
1841 1,050 −4.6%
1846 1,017 −3.1%
1851 969 −4.7%
1856 992 +2.4%
1861 961 −3.1%
1866 933 −2.9%
1872 872 −6.5%
1876 833 −4.5%
1881 752 −9.7%
1886 714 −5.1%
1891 639 −10.5%
1896 612 −4.2%
1901 540 −11.8%
1906 544 +0.7%
1911 507 −6.8%
1921 410 −19.1%
1926 354 −13.7%
1931 346 −2.3%
1936 327 −5.5%
1946 278 −15.0%
1954 276 −0.7%
1962 254 −8.0%
1968 256 +0.8%
1975 229 −10.5%
1982 248 +8.3%
1990 244 −1.6%
1999 277 +13.5%
2008 280 +1.1%

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