Alleyrat, Creuse

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Alleyrat
Location of Alleyrat
Alleyrat is located in France
Alleyrat
Alleyrat
Alleyrat is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Alleyrat
Alleyrat
Coordinates: 45°59′21″N 2°09′16″E / 45.9892°N 2.1544°E / 45.9892; 2.1544Coordinates: 45°59′21″N 2°09′16″E / 45.9892°N 2.1544°E / 45.9892; 2.1544
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCreuse
ArrondissementAubusson
CantonAubusson
IntercommunalityCC Creuse Grand Sud
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Henry Maingonnat
Area
1
9.54 km2 (3.68 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
145
 • Density15/km2 (39/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
23003 /23200
Elevation396–589 m (1,299–1,932 ft)
(avg. 470 m or 1,540 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Alleyrat is a commune in the Creuse department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in centralFrance.

Geography[edit]

A farming village, some 5 miles (8.0 km) north of Aubusson, at the junction of the D18 and the D942a roads and by the banks of the river Creuse.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962195—    
1968205+5.1%
1975176−14.1%
1982174−1.1%
1990169−2.9%
1999166−1.8%
2008150−9.6%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the twelfth century.
  • The ruins of the castle of Laubard.
  • The chapel of St. Madeleine.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.

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