Yssingeaux is a French town with 7055 inhabitants (as of January 1, 2011 ) in the Haute- Loire in the Auvergne region. It is the seat of the prefecture ( sous- préfecture French ) of, consisting of nine cantons and arrondissements Yssingeaux capital (French: chef- lieu) of the Canton of Yssingeaux.
The city is located 88 northeast of Le Puy -en -Velay and southwest of Saint- Étienne on the National Road N.
- Ebersberg ( Germany ), since 1997
Sons and daughters of the town
- Jacques Barrot, politician and European Commissioner