Last modified: 2005-03-05 by ivan sache
Keywords: haute-loire | auvergne |
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Traditional provinces: Auvergne, Languedoc, Lyonnais
Bordering departments: Ardèche, Cantal, Loire, Lozère, Puy-de-Dôme
Area: 4,977 km2
Population (1995): 206,600 inhabitants
Préfecture: Le Puy
Sous-préfecture: Brioude, Yssingeaux
Subdivisions: 3 arrondissements, 35 cantons, 260 communes.
The department is named after the river Loire (1,020 km).