Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne

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Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne
Coat of arms of Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne
Coat of arms
Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne is located in France
Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne
Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne
Saint-Didier-sur-Chalaronne
Coordinates: 46°10′00″N 4°49′00″E / 46.1667°N 4.8167°E / 46.1667; 4.8167Coordinates: 46°10′00″N 4°49′00″E / 46.1667°N 4.8167°E / 46.1667; 4.8167
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentAin
ArrondissementBourg-en-Bresse
CantonThoissey
IntercommunalityVal-de-Saône Chalaronne
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Muriel Luga-Giraud
Area
1
24.98 km2 (9.64 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
2,656
 • Density110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
01348 /01140
Elevation167–223 m (548–732 ft)
(avg. 179 m or 587 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.

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

Geography[change | change source]

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