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The Montmagner post house
The Montmagner post house
Arnac-la-Poste is located in France
Coordinates: 46°16′39″N 1°22′29″E / 46.27750°N 1.3747°E / 46.27750; 1.3747Coordinates: 46°16′39″N 1°22′29″E / 46.27750°N 1.3747°E / 46.27750; 1.3747
Country France
Region Aquitaine-Limousin-Poitou-Charentes
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Bellac
Canton Saint-Sulpice-les-Feuilles
Intercommunality Brame-Benaize
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Pierre Drieux
Area1 46.62 km2 (18.00 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,036
 • Density 22/km2 (58/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 87003 / 87160
Elevation 249–384 m (817–1,260 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.

Arnac-la-Poste (Occitan: Arnac) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Limousin region in western France.


The river Benaize forms part of the commune's northern border.

The river Brame flows westward through the commune's southern part.

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