Valprivas

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Valprivas
The Château of Valprivas
The Château of Valprivas
Valprivas is located in France
Valprivas
Valprivas
Coordinates: 45°18′43″N 4°02′41″E / 45.3119°N 4.0447°E / 45.3119; 4.0447Coordinates: 45°18′43″N 4°02′41″E / 45.3119°N 4.0447°E / 45.3119; 4.0447
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Haute-Loire
Arrondissement Yssingeaux
Canton Bas-en-Basset
Government
 • Mayor Guy Fonton
Area1 23.66 km2 (9.14 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 401
 • Density 17/km2 (44/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 43249 / 43210
Elevation 491–953 m (1,611–3,127 ft)
(avg. 835 m or 2,740 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.

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

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