Escles

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Escles
Chapel and cave of Saint-Martin
Chapel and cave of Saint-Martin
Escles is located in France
Escles
Escles
Coordinates: 48°07′47″N 6°10′43″E / 48.1297°N 6.1786°E / 48.1297; 6.1786Coordinates: 48°07′47″N 6°10′43″E / 48.1297°N 6.1786°E / 48.1297; 6.1786
Country France
Region Lorraine
Department Vosges
Arrondissement Épinal
Canton Darney
Intercommunality Pays de Saône et Madon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Marie Riat
Area1 22.54 km2 (8.70 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 480
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 88161 / 88260
Elevation 285–420 m (935–1,378 ft)
(avg. 330 m or 1,080 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.

Escles is a commune in the Vosges department in Lorraine in northeastern France.

Geography[edit]

The river Madon flows through the commune.

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