Chamberaud

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Chamberaud
Chamberaud mairie et monument aux morts.jpg
Chamberaud is located in France
Chamberaud
Chamberaud
Coordinates: 46°03′00″N 2°02′47″E / 46.05°N 2.0464°E / 46.05; 2.0464Coordinates: 46°03′00″N 2°02′47″E / 46.05°N 2.0464°E / 46.05; 2.0464
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Aubusson
Canton Saint-Sulpice-les-Champs
Intercommunality Pays Creuse-Thaurion-Gartempe
Government
 • Mayor (2013–2014) Michel GIRON
Area1 7.44 km2 (2.87 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 111
 • Density 15/km2 (39/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 23043 / 23480
Elevation 392–586 m (1,286–1,923 ft)
(avg. 482 m or 1,581 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.

Chamberaud 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 two hamlets, situated some 10 miles (16 km) northwest of Aubusson near the junction of the D55, D16 and the D79 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 110 —    
1968 129 +17.3%
1975 96 −25.6%
1982 125 +30.2%
1990 113 −9.6%
1999 121 +7.1%
2008 111 −8.3%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St. Blaise, dating from the thirteenth century.

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