Châteauneuf-de-Galaure

Châteauneuf-de-Galaure is a commune in the Drôme department in southeastern France.

Châteauneuf-de-Galaure
A general view of Châteauneuf-de-Galaure
A general view of Châteauneuf-de-Galaure
Coat of arms of Châteauneuf-de-Galaure
Coat of arms
Location of Châteauneuf-de-Galaure
Châteauneuf-de-Galaure is located in France
Châteauneuf-de-Galaure
Châteauneuf-de-Galaure
Châteauneuf-de-Galaure is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Châteauneuf-de-Galaure
Châteauneuf-de-Galaure
Coordinates: 45°13′58″N 4°57′27″E / 45.2328°N 4.9575°E / 45.2328; 4.9575Coordinates: 45°13′58″N 4°57′27″E / 45.2328°N 4.9575°E / 45.2328; 4.9575
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentDrôme
ArrondissementValence
CantonDrôme des collines
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Mabilon
Area
1
18.08 km2 (6.98 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2018)[1]
1,820
 • Density100/km2 (260/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
26083 /26330
Elevation222–393 m (728–1,289 ft)
(avg. 325 m or 1,066 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Châteauneuf-de-Galaure has a Franciscan abbey, in the course of being restored, with a cart-track.

GeographyEdit

The Galaure flows southwest through the southern part of the commune.

PopulationEdit

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19111,233—    
19621,124−8.8%
19681,153+2.6%
19751,153+0.0%
19821,252+8.6%
19901,246−0.5%
19991,276+2.4%
20081,550+21.5%

Sons and daughtersEdit

  • Marthe Robin (1902-1981), Roman Catholic Mystic, Stigmatic, and Foundress

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2018". INSEE. 28 December 2020.