Blanzat

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Blanzat
Blanzat from col de Bancillon.
Blanzat from col de Bancillon.
Blanzat is located in France
Blanzat
Blanzat
Coordinates: 45°49′44″N 3°04′34″E / 45.829°N 3.076°E / 45.829; 3.076Coordinates: 45°49′44″N 3°04′34″E / 45.829°N 3.076°E / 45.829; 3.076
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Puy-de-Dôme
Arrondissement Clermont-Ferrand
Canton Cébazat[1]
Intercommunality Clermont Communauté
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Michel Beyssi[2]
Area1 6.96 km2 (2.69 sq mi)
Population (2013[3])2 3,748
 • Density 540/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 63042 /63112
Elevation 360–611 m (1,181–2,005 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.

Blanzat is a commune in the Puy-de-Dôme department in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes in central France.

Geography[edit]

Town hall of Blanzat.

It is located about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) north of Clermont-Ferrand, within both the former French province of Auvergne and the former modern region of Auvergne.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1921 853 —    
1936 946 +10.9%
1946 960 +1.5%
1962 1,176 +22.5%
1968 1,696 +44.2%
1975 2,277 +34.3%
1982 3,566 +56.6%
1990 3,522 −1.2%
1999 3,918 +11.2%
2006 3,906 −0.3%
2011 3,793 −2.9%
2012 3,778 −0.4%
2013 3,748 −0.8%

Source for 2006,[4] 2011,[5] 2012[6] and 2013[3] census: INSEE

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Décret 2014-210 du 21 février 2014 portant délimitation des cantons dans le département du Puy-de-Dôme" [2014-210 decree delimiting cantons of Puy-de-Dôme department]. Légifrance (in French). 21 February 2014. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  2. ^ "List of Mayors of Puy-de-Dôme" (PDF). Prefecture of Puy-de-Dôme. 9 April 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 29 July 2016. 
  3. ^ a b "2013 Census for Blanzat". INSEE. 
  4. ^ "2006 Census for Blanzat". INSEE. 
  5. ^ "2011 Census for Blanzat". INSEE. 
  6. ^ "2012 Census for Blanzat". INSEE. 

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