Varetz

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Varetz
Église de Varetz.JPG
Coat of arms of Varetz
Coat of arms
Varetz is located in France
Varetz
Varetz
Coordinates: 45°11′41″N 1°27′05″E / 45.1947°N 1.4514°E / 45.1947; 1.4514Coordinates: 45°11′41″N 1°27′05″E / 45.1947°N 1.4514°E / 45.1947; 1.4514
Country France
Region Limousin
Department Corrèze
Arrondissement Brive-la-Gaillarde
Canton Malemort-sur-Corrèze
Intercommunality Brive
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Charliaguet
Area
 • Land1 20.38 km2 (7.87 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Population2 2,129
 • Population2 density 100/km2 (270/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 19278 / 19240
Elevation 90–262 m (295–860 ft)
(avg. 109 m or 358 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.

Varetz is a commune in the Corrèze department in central France.

It lies in the urban area of Brive-la-Gaillarde between Objat and Brive-la-Gaillarde at the confluence of the Vézère and the Loire.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 1,102 —    
1968 1,123 +1.9%
1975 1,278 +13.8%
1982 1,643 +28.6%
1990 1,851 +12.7%
1999 1,917 +3.6%
2008 2,129 +11.1%

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