Riorges

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Riorges
An homage to the victory of Les Bleus at the 1998 FIFA World Cup at the entry to Riorges
An homage to the victory of Les Bleus at the 1998 FIFA World Cup at the entry to Riorges
Coat of arms of Riorges
Coat of arms
Riorges is located in France
Riorges
Riorges
Coordinates: 46°02′37″N 4°02′29″E / 46.0436°N 4.0414°E / 46.0436; 4.0414Coordinates: 46°02′37″N 4°02′29″E / 46.0436°N 4.0414°E / 46.0436; 4.0414
Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Roanne
Canton Roanne-Sud
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération Grand Roanne Agglomération
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roland Devis
Area1 15.51 km2 (5.99 sq mi)
Population (2009)2 10,255
 • Density 660/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42184 / 42153
Elevation 277–334 m (909–1,096 ft)
(avg. 295 m or 968 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.

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

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Riorges is twinned with:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Piatra Neamţ - Twin Towns". © 2007-2008 Piatra-Neamt.net. Retrieved 2009-09-27.