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Limonest

Limonest

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Limonest
Limonest

Coordinates: 45°50′13″N 4°46′19″E / 45.837°N 4.772°E / 45.837; 4.772Coordinates: 45°50′13″N 4°46′19″E / 45.837°N 4.772°E / 45.837; 4.772

Country France
Region Rhône-Alpes
Department Rhône
Arrondissement Lyon
Canton Limonest
Intercommunality Lyon
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Max Vincent
Area
 • Land1 8.39 km2 (3.24 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 3,163
 • Population2 density 380/km2 (980/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 69116 / 69760
Elevation 275–603 m (902–1,978 ft)
(avg. 450 m or 1,480 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.

Limonest is a commune in the Rhône department in eastern France located 10 km (6 mi) northwest of Lyon in the Monts d'Or hills. Its people are known as the Limonois.

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