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Courpière is located in France
Coordinates: 45°45′21″N 3°32′19″E / 45.7558°N 3.5386°E / 45.7558; 3.5386Coordinates: 45°45′21″N 3°32′19″E / 45.7558°N 3.5386°E / 45.7558; 3.5386
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Puy-de-Dôme
Arrondissement Arrondissement of Thiers
Canton Canton of Courpière
Intercommunality Communauté de communes du Pays de Courpière
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Patrice Payre
Area1 31.82 km2 (12.29 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 4,534
 • Density 140/km2 (370/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 63125 / 63120
Elevation 297–542 m (974–1,778 ft)
(avg. 331 m or 1,086 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.

Courpière is a commune in the Puy-de-Dôme department in Auvergne in central France.

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