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The church in Palogneux
The church in Palogneux
Coat of arms of Palogneux
Coat of arms
Palogneux is located in France
Coordinates: 45°44′41″N 3°55′15″E / 45.7447°N 3.9208°E / 45.7447; 3.9208Coordinates: 45°44′41″N 3°55′15″E / 45.7447°N 3.9208°E / 45.7447; 3.9208
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Montbrison
Canton Boën-sur-Lignon
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération Loire Forez
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Michel Perreton
Area1 7.01 km2 (2.71 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 52
 • Density 7.4/km2 (19/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 42164 /42990
Elevation 496–945 m (1,627–3,100 ft)
(avg. 800 m or 2,600 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.

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

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