Aiguilhe

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Aiguilhe
Saint Michel d'Aiguilhe
Saint Michel d'Aiguilhe
Aiguilhe is located in France
Aiguilhe
Aiguilhe
Coordinates: 45°03′06″N 3°53′08″E / 45.0517°N 3.8856°E / 45.0517; 3.8856Coordinates: 45°03′06″N 3°53′08″E / 45.0517°N 3.8856°E / 45.0517; 3.8856
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Haute-Loire
Arrondissement Le Puy-en-Velay
Canton Le Puy-en-Velay-Nord
Intercommunality Le Puy-en-Velay
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Michel Roussel
Area
 • Land1 1.1 km2 (0.4 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,593
 • Population2 density 1,400/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 43002 / 43000
Elevation 609–751 m (1,998–2,464 ft)
(avg. 650 m or 2,130 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.

Aiguilhe is a commune in the Haute-Loire department in south-central France.

Aiguilhe is close to Le Puy-en-Velay, and famous for the Saint Michel chapel.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,016 —    
1968 1,137 +11.9%
1975 1,304 +14.7%
1982 1,376 +5.5%
1990 1,452 +5.5%
1999 1,555 +7.1%
2006 1,595 +2.6%
2009 1,593 −0.1%

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