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Saint-Anthème is located in France
Coordinates: 45°31′41″N 3°55′05″E / 45.528°N 3.918°E / 45.528; 3.918Coordinates: 45°31′41″N 3°55′05″E / 45.528°N 3.918°E / 45.528; 3.918
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Puy-de-Dôme
Arrondissement Ambert
Canton Saint-Anthème
Intercommunality Vallée de l'Ance
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Monique Champeix
Area1 68.89 km2 (26.60 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 803
 • Density 12/km2 (30/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 63319 /63660
Elevation 906–1,423 m (2,972–4,669 ft)
(avg. 943 m or 3,094 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.

Saint-Anthème is a commune in the Puy-de-Dôme department in Auvergne in central France. The village is crossed by a river named 'l'Ance. Saint-Anthème also presents a touristic interest with a lake and a ski station for winter sports. A rich flora and fauna compose the natural park where Saint-Anthème stands.

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