Aulon, Creuse

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Aulon
Aulon is located in France
Aulon
Aulon
Coordinates: 46°04′59″N 1°41′29″E / 46.0831°N 1.6914°E / 46.0831; 1.6914Coordinates: 46°04′59″N 1°41′29″E / 46.0831°N 1.6914°E / 46.0831; 1.6914
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Le Grand-Bourg
Intercommunality Bénévent-Grand-Bourg
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Josette Moreau
Area1 10.86 km2 (4.19 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 171
 • Density 16/km2 (41/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23011 /23210
Elevation 407–535 m (1,335–1,755 ft)
(avg. 413 m or 1,355 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.

Aulon is a commune in the Creuse department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in central France.

Geograph y[edit]

An area of farming, forests and lakes comprising a small village and a couple of hamlets, situated some 10 miles (16 km) southwest of Guéret at the junction of the D42, D912 and the D10.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 228 —    
1968 256 +12.3%
1975 218 −14.8%
1982 209 −4.1%
1990 191 −8.6%
1999 176 −7.9%
2008 171 −2.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the fifteenth century.

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