Savigneux, Loire

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Coat of arms of Savigneux
Coat of arms
Savigneux is located in France
Coordinates: 45°36′28″N 4°05′00″E / 45.6078°N 4.0833°E / 45.6078; 4.0833Coordinates: 45°36′28″N 4°05′00″E / 45.6078°N 4.0833°E / 45.6078; 4.0833
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Montbrison
Canton Montbrison
Intercommunality Communauté d'agglomération Loire Forez
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Pierre Gentil-Perret
Area1 19.19 km2 (7.41 sq mi)
Population (2007)2 3,066
 • Density 160/km2 (410/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 42299 /42600
Elevation 357–398 m (1,171–1,306 ft)
(avg. 383 m or 1,257 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.

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

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