Bosroger

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Bosroger
Bosroger is located in France
Bosroger
Bosroger
Coordinates: 45°59′42″N 2°15′03″E / 45.995°N 2.2508°E / 45.995; 2.2508Coordinates: 45°59′42″N 2°15′03″E / 45.995°N 2.2508°E / 45.995; 2.2508
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Aubusson
Canton Bellegarde-en-Marche
Intercommunality Auzances-Bellegarde
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Paul Joulot
Area1 7.56 km2 (2.92 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 99
 • Density 13/km2 (34/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 23028 / 23200
Elevation 515–663 m (1,690–2,175 ft)
(avg. 625 m or 2,051 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.

Bosroger is a commune in the Creuse department in the Limousin region in central France.

Geography[edit]

An area of lakes, forestry and farming comprising a small village and one hamlet situated just 5 miles (8.0 km) northeast of Aubusson, at the junction of the D39, D40 and the D993 roads.

The Voueize flows northward through the western part of the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 105 —    
1968 114 +8.6%
1975 101 −11.4%
1982 98 −3.0%
1990 80 −18.4%
1999 76 −5.0%
2008 99 +30.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the thirteenth century.
  • The chapel at Léon-le-Franc, dating from the fifteenth century.

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