Compreignac

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Compreignac
The Saint-Pardoux Lake, north of the village of Compreignac
The Saint-Pardoux Lake, north of the village of Compreignac
Coat of arms of Compreignac
Coat of arms
Compreignac is located in France
Compreignac
Compreignac
Coordinates: 45°59′34″N 1°16′32″E / 45.9928°N 1.2756°E / 45.9928; 1.2756Coordinates: 45°59′34″N 1°16′32″E / 45.9928°N 1.2756°E / 45.9928; 1.2756
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Bellac
Canton Nantiat
Intercommunality Porte d'Occitanie
Government
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jacques Pleinevert
Area1 47.62 km2 (18.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,654
 • Density 35/km2 (90/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 87047 / 87140
Elevation 301–587 m (988–1,926 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.

Compreignac (Occitan: Comprenhac) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Limousin region in western France.

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The commune covers 4,762 hectares. Compreignac is located 20 km (12 mi) to the north of the city of Limoges, approximately 10 minute travel along the Autoroute A20.

Inhabitants are known as Compreignacois.

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