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Coat of arms of Châteauneuf-la-Forêt
Coat of arms
Châteauneuf-la-Forêt is located in France
Coordinates: 45°42′50″N 1°36′25″E / 45.7139°N 1.6069°E / 45.7139; 1.6069Coordinates: 45°42′50″N 1°36′25″E / 45.7139°N 1.6069°E / 45.7139; 1.6069
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Limoges
Canton Châteauneuf-la-Forêt
Intercommunality Briance Combade
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Marc Montaudon
Area1 29.25 km2 (11.29 sq mi)
Population (2006)2 1,644
 • Density 56/km2 (150/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 87040 /87130
Elevation 336–644 m (1,102–2,113 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.

Châteauneuf-la-Forêt (Occitan: Chasteu Nuòu) is a commune in the Haute-Vienne department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.

Inhabitants are known as Castelneuviens.

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