Loudes

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Loudes
An aerial view of Loudes
An aerial view of Loudes
Coat of arms of Loudes
Coat of arms
Loudes is located in France
Loudes
Loudes
Coordinates: 45°05′20″N 3°44′58″E / 45.0889°N 3.7494°E / 45.0889; 3.7494Coordinates: 45°05′20″N 3°44′58″E / 45.0889°N 3.7494°E / 45.0889; 3.7494
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Haute-Loire
Arrondissement Le Puy-en-Velay
Canton Loudes
Government
 • Mayor (2006–) Jean-Claude Eyraud
Area1 24.33 km2 (9.39 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 804
 • Density 33/km2 (86/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 43124 / 43320
Elevation 759–1,042 m (2,490–3,419 ft)
(avg. 836 m or 2,743 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.

Loudes is a commune in the Haute-Loire department in south-central France.

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