Belleroche

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Belleroche
The bridge over the Botord, in Belleroche
The bridge over the Botord, in Belleroche
Coat of arms of Belleroche
Coat of arms
Belleroche is located in France
Belleroche
Belleroche
Coordinates: 46°10′09″N 4°24′39″E / 46.1692°N 4.4108°E / 46.1692; 4.4108Coordinates: 46°10′09″N 4°24′39″E / 46.1692°N 4.4108°E / 46.1692; 4.4108
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Roanne
Canton Belmont-de-la-Loire
Intercommunality Canton de Belmont-de-la-Loire
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) René Desbat
Area1 13.93 km2 (5.38 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 266
 • Density 19/km2 (49/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42014 / 42670
Elevation 473–881 m (1,552–2,890 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 336 —    
1968 346 +3.0%
1975 301 −13.0%
1982 284 −5.6%
1990 232 −18.3%
1999 211 −9.1%
2006 251 +19.0%
2009 266 +6.0%

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