Bellegarde-en-Forez

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Bellegarde-en-Forez
Bellegarde-en-Forez is located in France
Bellegarde-en-Forez
Bellegarde-en-Forez
Coordinates: 45°38′53″N 4°17′56″E / 45.6481°N 4.2989°E / 45.6481; 4.2989Coordinates: 45°38′53″N 4°17′56″E / 45.6481°N 4.2989°E / 45.6481; 4.2989
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Montbrison
Canton Saint-Galmier
Intercommunality Pays de Saint-Galmier
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Laffont
Area
 • Land1 18.91 km2 (7.30 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 1,833
 • Population2 density 97/km2 (250/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42013 / 42210
Elevation 361–606 m (1,184–1,988 ft)
(avg. 406 m or 1,332 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.

Bellegarde-en-Forez is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 1,039 —    
1968 1,043 +0.4%
1975 1,081 +3.6%
1982 1,280 +18.4%
1990 1,283 +0.2%
1999 1,464 +14.1%
2006 1,775 +21.2%
2009 1,833 +3.3%

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