Colombier, Loire

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Colombier
The Menhir du Flat, in Colombier
The Menhir du Flat, in Colombier
Colombier is located in France
Colombier
Colombier
Coordinates: 45°20′19″N 4°36′02″E / 45.3386°N 4.6006°E / 45.3386; 4.6006Coordinates: 45°20′19″N 4°36′02″E / 45.3386°N 4.6006°E / 45.3386; 4.6006
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Saint-Étienne
Canton Bourg-Argental
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Monts du Pilat
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Vallot
Area1 17.86 km2 (6.90 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 269
 • Density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42067 / 42220
Elevation 649–1,429 m (2,129–4,688 ft)
(avg. 818 m or 2,684 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.

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

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