Bard, Loire

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Bard
Bard is located in France
Bard
Bard
Coordinates: 45°35′18″N 4°00′44″E / 45.5883°N 4.0122°E / 45.5883; 4.0122Coordinates: 45°35′18″N 4°00′44″E / 45.5883°N 4.0122°E / 45.5883; 4.0122
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Montbrison
Canton Montbrison
Intercommunality Loire Forez
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Vernet
Area
 • Land1 13.78 km2 (5.32 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 619
 • Population2 density 45/km2 (120/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42012 / 42600
Elevation 417–1,271 m (1,368–4,170 ft)
(avg. 750 m or 2,460 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.

Bard is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 266 —    
1968 335 +25.9%
1975 343 +2.4%
1982 418 +21.9%
1990 518 +23.9%
1999 578 +11.6%
2006 637 +10.2%
2009 619 −2.8%

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