Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc

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Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc
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Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc is located in France
Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc
Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc
Coordinates: 46°19′55″N 2°13′42″E / 46.3319°N 2.2283°E / 46.3319; 2.2283Coordinates: 46°19′55″N 2°13′42″E / 46.3319°N 2.2283°E / 46.3319; 2.2283
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Boussac
Intercommunality Pays de Boussac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Larue
Area1 15.32 km2 (5.92 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 493
 • Density 32/km2 (83/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 23240 / 23600
Elevation 310–534 m (1,017–1,752 ft)
(avg. 386 m or 1,266 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.

Saint-Silvain-Bas-le-Roc is a commune in the Creuse department in central France.

Geography[edit]

The river Petite Creuse forms all of the commune's northern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 503 —    
1968 517 +2.8%
1975 532 +2.9%
1982 558 +4.9%
1990 527 −5.6%
1999 504 −4.4%
2008 493 −2.2%

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