Mars, Loire

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Coat of arms of Mars
Coat of arms
Mars is located in France
Coordinates: 46°09′14″N 4°14′49″E / 46.1539°N 4.2469°E / 46.1539; 4.2469Coordinates: 46°09′14″N 4°14′49″E / 46.1539°N 4.2469°E / 46.1539; 4.2469
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Roanne
Canton Charlieu
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Le Pays de Charlieu
 • Mayor (2008–) Evelyne Rivollier
Area1 12.03 km2 (4.64 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 551
 • Density 46/km2 (120/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 42141 /42750
Elevation 331–592 m (1,086–1,942 ft)
(avg. 390 m or 1,280 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.

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

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