Le Coteau

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Le Coteau
The town hall in Le Coteau
The town hall in Le Coteau
Coat of arms of Le Coteau
Coat of arms
Le Coteau is located in France
Le Coteau
Le Coteau
Coordinates: 46°01′41″N 4°05′15″E / 46.0281°N 4.0875°E / 46.0281; 4.0875Coordinates: 46°01′41″N 4°05′15″E / 46.0281°N 4.0875°E / 46.0281; 4.0875
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Roanne
Canton Perreux
Intercommunality Grand Roanne Agglomération
Government
 • Mayor Jean-Paul Burdin
Area1 4.89 km2 (1.89 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 7,000
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42071 / 42120
Elevation 265–317 m (869–1,040 ft)
(avg. 278 m or 912 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.

Le Coteau is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

It lies about 90 km (56 mi) north-west of Lyon next to Roanne, with the river Loire in between.

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