Bourg-Argental

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Bourg-Argental
Vue panoramique de Bourg-Argental.jpg
Coat of arms of Bourg-Argental
Coat of arms
Bourg-Argental is located in France
Bourg-Argental
Bourg-Argental
Coordinates: 45°17′50″N 4°33′38″E / 45.2972°N 4.5606°E / 45.2972; 4.5606Coordinates: 45°17′50″N 4°33′38″E / 45.2972°N 4.5606°E / 45.2972; 4.5606
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Saint-Étienne
Canton Bourg-Argental
Intercommunality Monts du Pilat
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Stéphane Heyraud
Area
 • Land1 20.15 km2 (7.78 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Population2 3,008
 • Population2 density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42023 / 42220
Elevation 450–1,003 m (1,476–3,291 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.

Bourg-Argental is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop.   ±%  
1962 3,035 —    
1968 3,091 +1.8%
1975 3,239 +4.8%
1982 3,150 −2.7%
1990 2,877 −8.7%
1999 2,767 −3.8%
2006 2,926 +5.7%
2009 3,008 +2.8%

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