Chevrières, Loire

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Chevrières
Chevrières is located in France
Chevrières
Chevrières
Coordinates: 45°35′21″N 4°24′06″E / 45.5892°N 4.4017°E / 45.5892; 4.4017Coordinates: 45°35′21″N 4°24′06″E / 45.5892°N 4.4017°E / 45.5892; 4.4017
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) Norbert Dupeyron
Area1 14.54 km2 (5.61 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 845
 • Density 58/km2 (150/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42062 / 42140
Elevation 426–770 m (1,398–2,526 ft)
(avg. 634 m or 2,080 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.

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

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