Usson-en-Forez

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Usson-en-Forez
A general view of Usson-en-Forez
A general view of Usson-en-Forez
Coat of arms of Usson-en-Forez
Coat of arms
Location of Usson-en-Forez
Usson-en-Forez is located in France
Usson-en-Forez
Usson-en-Forez
Usson-en-Forez is located in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Usson-en-Forez
Usson-en-Forez
Coordinates: 45°23′27″N 3°56′32″E / 45.3908°N 3.9422°E / 45.3908; 3.9422Coordinates: 45°23′27″N 3°56′32″E / 45.3908°N 3.9422°E / 45.3908; 3.9422
CountryFrance
RegionAuvergne-Rhône-Alpes
DepartmentLoire
ArrondissementMontbrison
CantonSaint-Just-Saint-Rambert
IntercommunalityCommunauté de communes du Pays de Saint-Bonnet-le-Château
Government
 • MayorJeanine Crozet
Area
1
47.24 km2 (18.24 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,519
 • Density32/km2 (83/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
42318 /42550
Elevation767–1,137 m (2,516–3,730 ft)
(avg. 915 m or 3,002 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Usson-en-Forez is a commune in the Loire department in central France.

A notable native was the Lazarite priest Jean-Claude Faveyrial (1813–1893), author of the first book on the history of Albania.

See also[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.