Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne

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Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne

Coat of arms of Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne
Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne is located in France
Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne
Administration
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ain
Arrondissement Bourg-en-Bresse
Canton Thoissey
Intercommunality Val-de-Saône Chalaronne
Mayor Muriel Luga-Giraud
(2008–2014)
Statistics
Elevation 167–223 m (548–732 ft)
(avg. 179 m/587 ft)
Land area1 24.98 km2 (9.64 sq mi)
Population2 2,656  (2008)
 - Density 106 /km2 (270 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 01348/ 01140
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.

Coordinates: 46°10′00″N 4°49′00″E / 46.1667°N 4.8167°E / 46.1667; 4.8167

Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne is a commune. It is found in the region Rhône-Alpes in the Ain department in the east of France.

Geography[change | edit source]

The Chalaronne (a long river) flows westward through the southern part of the commune. It then flows into the Saône, which makes up part of the commune's south-western border.