Blanzat

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Blanzat
Blanzat is located in France
Blanzat
Blanzat
Coordinates: 45°49′44″N 3°04′34″E / 45.829°N 3.076°E / 45.829; 3.076Coordinates: 45°49′44″N 3°04′34″E / 45.829°N 3.076°E / 45.829; 3.076
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Puy-de-Dôme
Arrondissement Clermont-Ferrand
Canton Gerzat
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jacques Prival
Area1 6.96 km2 (2.69 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 3,856
 • Density 550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 63042 / 63112
Elevation 360–611 m (1,181–2,005 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.

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

It is located about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) north of Clermont-Ferrand, within both the former French province of Auvergne and the modern region of Auvergne.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1921 853 —    
1936 946 +10.9%
1946 960 +1.5%
1962 1,176 +22.5%
1968 1,696 +44.2%
1975 2,277 +34.3%
1982 3,566 +56.6%
1990 3,522 −1.2%
1999 3,918 +11.2%
2006 3,906 −0.3%
2009 3,856 −1.3%

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