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Coordinates: 45¬į49‚Ä≤59‚Ä≥N 2¬į51‚Ä≤04‚Ä≥EÔĽŅ / ÔĽŅ45.833¬įN 2.851¬įEÔĽŅ / 45.833; 2.851

Commune of Pontgibaud

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Panorama de Pontgibaud
Location
Pontgibaud is located in France
Pontgibaud
Administration
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Puy-de-D√īme
Arrondissement Riom
Canton Pontgibaud
Mayor Gaston Matarin
(2008‚Äď2014)
Statistics
Elevation 639‚Äď779 m (2,100‚Äď2,560 ft)
Land area1 4.59 km2 (1.77 sq mi)
Population2 768  (2006)
 - Density 167 /km2 (430 /sq mi)
Miscellaneous
INSEE/Postal code 63285/ 63230
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km¬≤ (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.
2 Population sans doubles comptes: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Pontgibaud is a commune in the Puy-de-D√īme department in Auvergne in central France.

Pontgibaud

It is located in the Massif Central region of France on the banks of the Sioule River. The area around the town was historically known for silver and lead mining.

The remnant of Ch√Ęteau Dauphin, a 12th century castle, is located in Pontgibaud.

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