Saint-Joseph, Loire

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Saint-Joseph is located in France
Coordinates: 45°33′28″N 4°37′07″E / 45.5578°N 4.6186°E / 45.5578; 4.6186Coordinates: 45°33′28″N 4°37′07″E / 45.5578°N 4.6186°E / 45.5578; 4.6186
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Saint-Étienne
Canton Rive-de-Gier
Intercommunality Saint-Étienne Métropole
 • Mayor Maurice Bonnand
Area1 8.05 km2 (3.11 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 1,623
 • Density 200/km2 (520/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42242 / 42800
Elevation 219–497 m (719–1,631 ft)
(avg. 400 m or 1,300 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.

Saint-Joseph is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

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