Tence

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Tence
Commune
Town hall
Town hall
Coat of arms of Tence
Coat of arms
Location of Tence
Tence is located in France
Tence
Tence
Tence is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Tence
Tence
Coordinates: 45°06′54″N 4°17′24″E / 45.115°N 4.29°E / 45.115; 4.29Coordinates: 45°06′54″N 4°17′24″E / 45.115°N 4.29°E / 45.115; 4.29
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentHaute-Loire
ArrondissementYssingeaux
CantonBoutières
Government
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Brigitte Meynier-Renaud
Area
1
52.12 km2 (20.12 sq mi)
Population
 (2017-01-01)[1]
3,098
 • Density59/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
43244 /43190
Elevation803–1,127 m (2,635–3,698 ft)
(avg. 851 m or 2,792 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Tence (Occitan: Tença) is a commune in the Haute-Loire department in south-central France.

Geography[edit]

The river Lignon du Velay flows through the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
17934,872—    
18065,430+11.5%
18215,418−0.2%
18316,370+17.6%
18415,468−14.2%
18516,200+13.4%
18615,537−10.7%
18724,693−15.2%
18814,862+3.6%
18914,811−1.0%
19014,856+0.9%
19114,574−5.8%
19213,801−16.9%
19313,579−5.8%
19463,264−8.8%
19543,132−4.0%
19622,949−5.8%
19682,953+0.1%
19752,821−4.5%
19822,716−3.7%
19902,788+2.7%
19992,890+3.7%
20113,154+9.1%
20173,098−1.8%

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Populations légales 2017". INSEE. Retrieved 6 January 2020.