Colondannes

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Colondannes
Commune
The church in Colondannes
The church in Colondannes
Colondannes is located in France
Colondannes
Colondannes
Coordinates: 46°17′24″N 1°36′44″E / 46.29°N 1.6122°E / 46.29; 1.6122Coordinates: 46°17′24″N 1°36′44″E / 46.29°N 1.6122°E / 46.29; 1.6122
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Dun-le-Palestel
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Lucien Chaput
Area1 10.70 km2 (4.13 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 297
 • Density 28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23065 /23800
Elevation 283–431 m (928–1,414 ft)
(avg. 366 m or 1,201 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming area comprising the village and several hamlets, situated some 16 miles (26 km) northwest of Guéret at the junction of the D14, D49 and the D951 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 336 —    
1968 376 +11.9%
1975 342 −9.0%
1982 335 −2.0%
1990 347 +3.6%
1999 305 −12.1%
2008 297 −2.6%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the twelfth century.

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