Bussière-Poitevine

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Bussière-Poitevine
The church of Saint-Maurice, in Bussière-Poitevine
The church of Saint-Maurice, in Bussière-Poitevine
Coat of arms of Bussière-Poitevine
Coat of arms
Location of Bussière-Poitevine
Bussière-Poitevine is located in France
Bussière-Poitevine
Bussière-Poitevine
Bussière-Poitevine is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Bussière-Poitevine
Bussière-Poitevine
Coordinates: 46°14′11″N 0°54′20″E / 46.2364°N 0.9056°E / 46.2364; 0.9056Coordinates: 46°14′11″N 0°54′20″E / 46.2364°N 0.9056°E / 46.2364; 0.9056
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentHaute-Vienne
ArrondissementBellac
CantonBellac
IntercommunalityHaut Limousin
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Andre Dubois
Area
1
41.71 km2 (16.10 sq mi)
Population
(2006)2
980
 • Density23/km2 (61/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
87028 /87320
Elevation122–242 m (400–794 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.

Bussière-Poitevine (Occitan: Bussiére) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.

Geography[edit]

The river Gartempe forms all of the commune's eastern border.

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