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Coat of arms of Cheissoux
Coat of arms
Cheissoux is located in France
Coordinates: 45°50′03″N 1°38′57″E / 45.8342°N 1.6492°E / 45.8342; 1.6492Coordinates: 45°50′03″N 1°38′57″E / 45.8342°N 1.6492°E / 45.8342; 1.6492
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Limoges
Canton Eymoutiers
Intercommunality Portes de Vassivière
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Thierry Menucelli
Area1 10.21 km2 (3.94 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 217
 • Density 21/km2 (55/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 87043 / 87460
Elevation 334–548 m (1,096–1,798 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.

Cheissoux (Occitan: Chaisson la Chapèla) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Limousin region in western France.

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