Firbeix

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Firbeix
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Firbeix is located in France
Firbeix
Firbeix
Coordinates: 45°36′01″N 0°58′33″E / 45.6003°N 0.9758°E / 45.6003; 0.9758Coordinates: 45°36′01″N 0°58′33″E / 45.6003°N 0.9758°E / 45.6003; 0.9758
Country France
Region Aquitaine
Department Dordogne
Arrondissement Nontron
Canton Saint-Pardoux-la-Rivière
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Gorre
Area1 22.66 km2 (8.75 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 331
 • Density 15/km2 (38/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 24180 / 24450
Elevation 290–451 m (951–1,480 ft)
(avg. 360 m or 1,180 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.

Firbeix is a commune in the Dordogne department in Aquitaine in southwestern France.

Geography[edit]

The Côle has its source near le Châtenet, a hamlet in the southern part of the commune; it forms part of the commune's southeastern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 553 —    
1968 510 −7.8%
1975 448 −12.2%
1982 401 −10.5%
1990 364 −9.2%
1999 322 −11.5%
2008 331 +2.8%

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