Ardes

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Ardes
Ardes is located in France
Ardes
Ardes
Coordinates: 45°24′16″N 3°07′38″E / 45.4044°N 3.1272°E / 45.4044; 3.1272Coordinates: 45°24′16″N 3°07′38″E / 45.4044°N 3.1272°E / 45.4044; 3.1272
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Puy-de-Dôme
Arrondissement Issoire
Canton Ardes
Intercommunality Ardes Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Bernard Veissière
Area1 16.59 km2 (6.41 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 592
 • Density 36/km2 (92/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 63009 / 63420
Elevation 485–1,039 m (1,591–3,409 ft)
(avg. 630 m or 2,070 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.

Ardes is a commune in the Puy-de-Dôme department in Auvergne in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1882 1,394 —    
1962 807 −42.1%
1968 812 +0.6%
1975 747 −8.0%
1982 643 −13.9%
1990 585 −9.0%
1999 547 −6.5%
2006 592 +8.2%
2009 610 +3.0%

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