Bord-Saint-Georges

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Bord-Saint-Georges
Bord-Saint-Georges is located in France
Bord-Saint-Georges
Bord-Saint-Georges
Coordinates: 46°15′40″N 2°17′59″E / 46.2611°N 2.2997°E / 46.2611; 2.2997Coordinates: 46°15′40″N 2°17′59″E / 46.2611°N 2.2997°E / 46.2611; 2.2997
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Boussac
Intercommunality Pays de Boussac
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Baptiste Alanore
Area1 32.5 km2 (12.5 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 359
 • Density 11/km2 (29/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23026 /23230
Elevation 364–475 m (1,194–1,558 ft)
(avg. 538 m or 1,765 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.

Bord-Saint-Georges is a commune in the Creuse department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in central France.

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry, farming and lakes comprising the village and several hamlets situated some 20 miles (32 km) northeast of Guéret, at the junction of the D7, D14 and the D55 roads.

The Voueize forms part of the commune's southern border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 516 —    
1968 568 +10.1%
1975 528 −7.0%
1982 435 −17.6%
1990 343 −21.1%
1999 336 −2.0%
2008 359 +6.8%

Sights[edit]

  • The church of St.Georges, dating from the fifteenth century.
  • A war memorial.

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