Blesle

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Blesle
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Blesle is located in France
Blesle
Blesle
Coordinates: 45°19′11″N 3°10′17″E / 45.3197°N 3.1714°E / 45.3197; 3.1714Coordinates: 45°19′11″N 3°10′17″E / 45.3197°N 3.1714°E / 45.3197; 3.1714
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Haute-Loire
Arrondissement Brioude
Canton Blesle
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascal Gibelin
Area1 29.8 km2 (11.5 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 644
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 43033 / 43450
Elevation 472–875 m (1,549–2,871 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.

Blesle is a commune in the Haute-Loire department in south-central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 837 —    
1968 847 +1.2%
1975 832 −1.8%
1982 824 −1.0%
1990 703 −14.7%
1999 660 −6.1%
2006 657 −0.5%
2009 644 −2.0%

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