Fontanès, Loire

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Fontanès is located in France
Coordinates: 45°32′51″N 4°26′15″E / 45.5475°N 4.4375°E / 45.5475; 4.4375Coordinates: 45°32′51″N 4°26′15″E / 45.5475°N 4.4375°E / 45.5475; 4.4375
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Saint-Étienne
Canton Saint-Héand
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération Saint-Étienne Métropole
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Paul Guyot
Area1 6.63 km2 (2.56 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 576
 • Density 87/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 42096 /42140
Elevation 633–900 m (2,077–2,953 ft)
(avg. 810 m or 2,660 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.

Fontanès is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

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