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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.

Aix-en-Diois
Aix-en-Diois
is a former commune in the Drôme
Drôme
department in southeastern France. On 1 January 2016, it was merged into the new commune Solaure-en-Diois.[1]

Contents

1 History 2 Population 3 See also 4 References 5 External links

History[edit] Aix-en-Diois
Aix-en-Diois
belonged to the counts and later to the bishops of Die (twelfth century). Later, it belonged to the Princes of Orange, and finally to the La Tour du Pin
La Tour du Pin
family (seventeenth century). The commune contains the remains of Roman baths and the ruins of a 13th-century medieval castle with a polygonal enclosure and corner towers, rebuilt in the 16th century.[2] The castle hall dates from the 17th century and is the former summer residence of the Bishop of Die. The main church is the Church of the Immaculate Conception. Population[edit]

Historical population

Year Pop. ±%

1911 302 —    

1962 213 −29.5%

1968 200 −6.1%

1975 175 −12.5%

1982 196 +12.0%

1990 209 +6.6%

1999 255 +22.0%

2008 351 +37.6%

See also[edit]

Communes of the Drôme
Drôme
department

References[edit]

INSEE

^ Arrêté préfectoral 18 December 2015 (in French) ^ Michèle Bois et Chrystèle Burgard, Fortifications et châteaux dans la Drôme, éditions Créaphis, 192 p, 2004

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