Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon

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Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon

Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon is located in France
Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon
Administration
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Ardèche
Arrondissement Tournon-sur-Rhône
Canton Vernoux-en-Vivarais
Intercommunality Eyrieux aux Serres
Mayor Annie Louis
(2001-2008)
Statistics
Elevation 219–727 m (719–2,385 ft)
(avg. 550 m/1,800 ft)
Land area1 7.81 km2 (3.02 sq mi)
Population2 181  (1999)
 - Density 23 /km2 (60 /sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 07274/ 07190
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: 44°51′35″N 4°35′24″E / 44.8597222222°N 4.59°E / 44.8597222222; 4.59

Saint-Maurice-en-Chalencon is a commune of the Ardèche département in the southern part of France.

It was the birthplace of Eugène Delacroix (17981863), one of the most important of the French Romantic painters.