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Le Pont sur la Loire 4.jpg
Coat of arms of Roanne
Country France
Region Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
Department Loire
Elevation 227–304 m (745–997 ft)
(avg. 279 m or 915 ft*)
Land area1 16.01 km2 (6.18 sq mi)
Population2 35,799  (2012)
 - Density 2,236/km2 (5,790/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 42187/ 42300
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.

Coordinates: 46°00′40″N 4°02′27″E / 46.0112°N 4.0408°E / 46.0112; 4.0408

Roanne is a commune in the Loire department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region of France. About 36,000 people live there.

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