Benayes

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Benayes
The Château de Forsac
Coat of arms of Benayes
Coat of arms
Benayes is located in France
Benayes
Benayes
Coordinates: 45°31′15″N 1°28′18″E / 45.5208°N 1.4717°E / 45.5208; 1.4717Coordinates: 45°31′15″N 1°28′18″E / 45.5208°N 1.4717°E / 45.5208; 1.4717
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Corrèze
Arrondissement Brive-la-Gaillarde
Canton Lubersac
Intercommunality Lubersac-Auvézère
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Louis Maury
Area1 23.12 km2 (8.93 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 270
 • Density 12/km2 (30/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 19022 / 19510
Elevation 333–479 m (1,093–1,572 ft)
(avg. 460 m or 1,510 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.

Benayes is a commune of the Corrèze department in central France.

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Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 394 —    
1968 472 +19.8%
1975 412 −12.7%
1982 365 −11.4%
1990 310 −15.1%
1999 289 −6.8%
2008 270 −6.6%

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