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The town hall in Boisseuil
The town hall in Boisseuil
Coat of arms of Boisseuil
Coat of arms
Boisseuil is located in France
Coordinates: 45°46′15″N 1°19′56″E / 45.7708°N 1.3322°E / 45.7708; 1.3322Coordinates: 45°46′15″N 1°19′56″E / 45.7708°N 1.3322°E / 45.7708; 1.3322
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Limoges
Canton Pierre-Buffière
Intercommunality Limoges Métropole
 • Mayor (2001–2008) Jean-Louis Nouhaud
Area1 18.92 km2 (7.31 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 2,491
 • Density 130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 87019 /87220
Elevation 223–403 m (732–1,322 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.

Boisseuil (Occitan: Boissuélh) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.


The river Briance forms most of the commune's southern border.

Inhabitants are known as Boisseuillais.

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