Solignac

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Solignac
Solignac is located in France
Solignac
Solignac
Coordinates: 45°45′22″N 1°16′34″E / 45.7561°N 1.2761°E / 45.7561; 1.2761Coordinates: 45°45′22″N 1°16′34″E / 45.7561°N 1.2761°E / 45.7561; 1.2761
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Limoges
Canton Limoges-Condat
Intercommunality Limoges Métropole
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Yvette Aubisse
Area1 16.54 km2 (6.39 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,482
 • Density 90/km2 (230/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 87192 / 87110
Elevation 12–392 m (39–1,286 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.

Solignac (Occitan: Solenhac) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Limousin region in west-central France.

Geography[edit]

The village lies on the right bank of the Briance, which flows westward through the commune.

Inhabitants are known as Solignacois.

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