Châtelus, Loire

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Châtelus
Châtelus is located in France
Châtelus
Châtelus
Coordinates: 45°35′48″N 4°27′59″E / 45.5967°N 4.4664°E / 45.5967; 4.4664Coordinates: 45°35′48″N 4°27′59″E / 45.5967°N 4.4664°E / 45.5967; 4.4664
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Montbrison
Canton Chazelles-sur-Lyon
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Forez en Lyonnais
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Alain Gouy
Area1 2.53 km2 (0.98 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 108
 • Density 43/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42055 / 42140
Elevation 550–788 m (1,804–2,585 ft)
(avg. 692 m or 2,270 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.

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

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