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Virigneux is located in France
Coordinates: 45°41′23″N 4°21′15″E / 45.689722°N 4.354167°E / 45.689722; 4.354167Coordinates: 45°41′23″N 4°21′15″E / 45.689722°N 4.354167°E / 45.689722; 4.354167
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Arrondissement Montbrison
Canton Chazelles-sur-Lyon
Intercommunality Communauté de communes de Forez en Lyonnais
 • Mayor (2008–2014) André Pupier
Area1 11.84 km2 (4.57 sq mi)
Population (1999)2 465
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 42336 / 42140
Elevation 427–652 m (1,401–2,139 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.

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

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