Saint-Paul-en-Jarez

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Saint-Paul-en-Jarez
Saint-Paul-en-Jarez is located in France
Saint-Paul-en-Jarez
Saint-Paul-en-Jarez
Coordinates: 45°29′02″N 4°34′30″E / 45.4839°N 4.575°E / 45.4839; 4.575Coordinates: 45°29′02″N 4°34′30″E / 45.4839°N 4.575°E / 45.4839; 4.575
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Saint-Étienne
Canton La Grand-Croix
Intercommunality Saint-Étienne Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pascal Majonchi
Area
 • Land1 19.98 km2 (7.71 sq mi)
Population (1999)
 • Population2 4,129
 • Population2 density 210/km2 (540/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42271 / 42740
Elevation 313–947 m (1,027–3,107 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 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-Paul-en-Jarez is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

The commune is in the Rhône-Alpes region, Loire department, Saint-Étienne arrondissement, La Grand-Croix canton.[1] The Dorlay river, a tributary of the Gier that rises in the Pilat massif, flows through the commune.[2]

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  1. ^ "Fiche de la commune de Saint-Paul-en-Jarez". Insee. Retrieved 2013-08-20. 
  2. ^ CESAME (March 2010). "Prélèvements et gestion quantitative de la ressource sur le bassin versant du Gier Phase 1". Saint-Etienne Metropole. p. 6. Retrieved 2012-08-20.