Marcilly-le-Châtel

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Marcilly-le-Châtel
A view of Marcilly-le-Châtel from the chateau
A view of Marcilly-le-Châtel from the chateau
Location of Marcilly-le-Châtel
Marcilly-le-Châtel is located in France
Marcilly-le-Châtel
Marcilly-le-Châtel
Marcilly-le-Châtel is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Marcilly-le-Châtel
Marcilly-le-Châtel
Coordinates: 45°41′44″N 4°02′17″E / 45.6956°N 4.0381°E / 45.6956; 4.0381Coordinates: 45°41′44″N 4°02′17″E / 45.6956°N 4.0381°E / 45.6956; 4.0381
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentLoire
ArrondissementMontbrison
CantonBoën-sur-Lignon
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Pays d'Astrée
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Louis Bouchet
Area
1
16.32 km2 (6.30 sq mi)
Population
(1999)2
974
 • Density60/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
42134 /42130
Elevation377–708 m (1,237–2,323 ft)
(avg. 420 m or 1,380 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.

Marcilly-le-Châtel is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

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