Azat-le-Ris

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Azat-le-Ris
Azat-le-Ris is located in France
Azat-le-Ris
Azat-le-Ris
Coordinates: 46°19′14″N 1°03′36″E / 46.3206°N 1.06000°E / 46.3206; 1.06000Coordinates: 46°19′14″N 1°03′36″E / 46.3206°N 1.06000°E / 46.3206; 1.06000
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Bellac
Canton Le Dorat
Intercommunality Basse Marche
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jacques Benot
Area1 56.22 km2 (21.71 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 290
 • Density 5.2/km2 (13/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 87006 / 87360
Elevation 1,790–282 m (5,873–925 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.

Azat-le-Ris (Occitan: Asac lo Riu) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Limousin region in western France.

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The Salleron has its source in the commune.

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