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Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Francei
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Auvergne-Rhône-AlpesRegion
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Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:Region
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Lyon472,317 (2018)
Saint-Étienne176,280 (2016)
Grenoble158,552 (2018)
Clermont-Ferrand138,681 (2016)
Villeurbanne131,445 (2016)
Valence63,864 (2018)
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Other/historical names associated with this locality:Auvergne, Rhône-Alpes


This region comprises the departments 'Ain', 'Allier', 'Ardèche', 'Cantal', 'Drôme', 'Isère', 'Loire', 'Haute-Loire', 'Puy-de-Dôme', 'Rhône', 'Savoie' and 'Haute-Savoie'.

The region came about as a result of the territorial reform of French Regions in 2014 so that from 1 January 2016 the former regions 'Auvergne' and 'Rhône-Alpes' were merged.

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