Concèze

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Concèze
The church of Saint-Julien-de-Brioude, in Concèze
The church of Saint-Julien-de-Brioude, in Concèze
Coat of arms of Concèze
Coat of arms
Location of Concèze
Concèze is located in France
Concèze
Concèze
Concèze is located in Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Concèze
Concèze
Coordinates: 45°21′20″N 1°20′44″E / 45.3556°N 1.3456°E / 45.3556; 1.3456Coordinates: 45°21′20″N 1°20′44″E / 45.3556°N 1.3456°E / 45.3556; 1.3456
CountryFrance
RegionNouvelle-Aquitaine
DepartmentCorrèze
ArrondissementBrive-la-Gaillarde
CantonL'Yssandonnais
IntercommunalityPays de Pompadour
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) PPascal Hermand
Area
1
13.44 km2 (5.19 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[1]
437
 • Density33/km2 (84/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
19059 /19350
Elevation191–425 m (627–1,394 ft)
(avg. 410 m or 1,350 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Concèze is a commune in the Corrèze department in central France. It is famous for its raspberry festival held annually in July and features in the Guinness Book of Records for the largest raspberry tart made in place within the world.

Population[edit]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
1962364—    
1968418+14.8%
1975403−3.6%
1982369−8.4%
1990362−1.9%
1999402+11.0%
2008411+2.2%

Events[edit]

Concèze is well known in France for its annual Poetry Festival, in August.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Concèze, si poétiquement vôtre", Jean-Pierre Thiollet, France Soir, 25 July 2011