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Coat of arms of Échalas
Coat of arms
Échalas is located in France
Coordinates: 45°33′10″N 4°42′58″E / 45.5528°N 4.7161°E / 45.5528; 4.7161Coordinates: 45°33′10″N 4°42′58″E / 45.5528°N 4.7161°E / 45.5528; 4.7161
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Villefranche-sur-Saône
Canton Mornant
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de la région de Condrieu
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christiane Jury
Area1 20.95 km2 (8.09 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,347
 • Density 64/km2 (170/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69080 / 69700
Elevation 199–564 m (653–1,850 ft)
(avg. 297 m or 974 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.

Échalas is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France.

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