Bussière-Dunoise

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Bussière-Dunoise
The town hall in Bussière-Dunoise
The town hall in Bussière-Dunoise
Location of Bussière-Dunoise
Bussière-Dunoise is located in France
Bussière-Dunoise
Bussière-Dunoise
Bussière-Dunoise is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Bussière-Dunoise
Bussière-Dunoise
Coordinates: 46°15′35″N 1°45′48″E / 46.2597°N 1.7633°E / 46.2597; 1.7633Coordinates: 46°15′35″N 1°45′48″E / 46.2597°N 1.7633°E / 46.2597; 1.7633
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCreuse
ArrondissementGuéret
CantonSaint-Vaury
IntercommunalityCA Grand Guéret
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Jean-Pierre Grimaud
Area
1
41.13 km2 (15.88 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
1,053
 • Density26/km2 (66/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
23036 /23320
Elevation324–615 m (1,063–2,018 ft)
(avg. 415 m or 1,362 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

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

Geography[edit]

An area of forestry and farming comprising the village and several hamlets situated some 8 miles (13 km) northwest of Guéret, at the junction of the D14, D47 and the D22. Four small tributaries of the Creuse River have their source within the commune.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19621,306—    
19681,470+12.6%
19751,329−9.6%
19821,247−6.2%
19901,139−8.7%
19991,098−3.6%
20081,105+0.6%

Sights[edit]

Jules Védrines
  • The church of St. Symphorien, dating from the twelfth century.
  • A memorial in stone, to French aviator, Jules Védrines, whose wife was born here.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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

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