Espalion

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Espalion
Pont-Vieux
Pont-Vieux
Coat of arms of Espalion
Coat of arms
Location of Espalion
Espalion is located in France
Espalion
Espalion
Espalion is located in Occitanie
Espalion
Espalion
Coordinates: 44°31′14″N 2°45′41″E / 44.5206°N 2.7614°E / 44.5206; 2.7614Coordinates: 44°31′14″N 2°45′41″E / 44.5206°N 2.7614°E / 44.5206; 2.7614
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentAveyron
ArrondissementRodez
CantonLot et Truyère
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gilbert Cayron
Area
1
36.60 km2 (14.13 sq mi)
Population
(2008)2
4,477
 • Density120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
12096 /12500
Elevation338–420 m (1,109–1,378 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.

Espalion (Occitan: Espaliu) is a commune in the Aveyron department in southern France.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19623,529—    
19683,881+10.0%
19754,422+13.9%
19824,733+7.0%
19904,614−2.5%
19994,360−5.5%
20064,511+3.5%
20084,447−1.4%

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International relations[edit]

Espalion is twinned with:

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