Noirétable

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Noirétable
Noirétable is located in France
Noirétable
Noirétable
Coordinates: 45°49′05″N 3°45′56″E / 45.8181°N 3.7656°E / 45.8181; 3.7656Coordinates: 45°49′05″N 3°45′56″E / 45.8181°N 3.7656°E / 45.8181; 3.7656
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Montbrison
Canton Noirétable
(chef-lieu)
Intercommunality Communauté de communes des Montagnes du Haut Forez
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Denis Tamain
Area1 40.34 km2 (15.58 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,637
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42159 / 42440
Elevation 656–1,351 m (2,152–4,432 ft)
(avg. 727 m or 2,385 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.

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

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