Raucoules

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Raucoules
Raucoules is located in France
Raucoules
Raucoules
Coordinates: 45°11′18″N 4°17′45″E / 45.1883°N 4.2958°E / 45.1883; 4.2958Coordinates: 45°11′18″N 4°17′45″E / 45.1883°N 4.2958°E / 45.1883; 4.2958
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Haute-Loire
Arrondissement Yssingeaux
Canton Montfaucon-en-Velay
Government
 • Mayor Bernard Souvignet
Area1 21.01 km2 (8.11 sq mi)
Population (2004)2 827
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 43159 / 43290
Elevation 630–915 m (2,067–3,002 ft)
(avg. 837 m or 2,746 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.

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

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