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Coordinates: 45¬į52‚Ä≤16‚Ä≥N 3¬į02‚Ä≤16‚Ä≥EÔĽŅ / ÔĽŅ45.8711111111¬įN 3.03777777778¬įEÔĽŅ / 45.8711111111; 3.03777777778

Commune of Volvic

Location
Volvic is located in France
Volvic
Administration
Country France
Region Auvergne
Department Puy-de-D√īme
Arrondissement Riom
Canton Riom-Ouest
Intercommunality Volvic‚ÄďSources et Volcans
Mayor Mohand Hamoumou
(2008‚Äď2014)
Statistics
Elevation 392‚Äď998 m (1,290‚Äď3,270 ft)
(avg. 500 m/1,600 ft)
Land area1 27.78 km2 (10.73 sq mi)
Population2 4,698  (2006)
 - Density 169 /km2 (440 /sq mi)
Miscellaneous
INSEE/Postal code 63470/ 63530
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.
Ch√Ęteau de Tourno√ęl in Volvic

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

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Twin towns

Volvic is twinned with Kirriemuir in Scotland.

History

The church at Volvic is dedicated to ‚ÄúSt Priest‚ÄĚ (Projectus). Projectus was killed here in 676 AD.[1]

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