Auzon

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Auzon
Commune
A view of the citadel, in Auzon
A view of the citadel, in Auzon
Coat of arms of Auzon
Coat of arms
Auzon is located in France
Auzon
Auzon
Location within Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region
Auzon is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Auzon
Auzon
Coordinates: 45°23′33″N 3°22′21″E / 45.3925°N 3.3725°E / 45.3925; 3.3725Coordinates: 45°23′33″N 3°22′21″E / 45.3925°N 3.3725°E / 45.3925; 3.3725
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Haute-Loire
Arrondissement Brioude
Canton Sainte-Florine
Intercommunality CC Auzon Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Jean-Louis Legros
Area1 16.96 km2 (6.55 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 872
 • Density 51/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 43016 /43390
Elevation 400–755 m (1,312–2,477 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.

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

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1820 1,194 —    
1896 1,601 +34.1%
1921 1,274 −20.4%
1936 1,156 −9.3%
1962 942 −18.5%
1968 1,007 +6.9%
1975 1,071 +6.4%
1982 1,047 −2.2%
1990 920 −12.1%
1999 817 −11.2%
2006 904 +10.6%
2009 944 +4.4%
2014 872 −7.6%

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