Cussac, Haute-Vienne

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The center of Cussac
The center of Cussac
Coat of arms of Cussac
Coat of arms
Cussac is located in France
Coordinates: 45°42′24″N 0°51′08″E / 45.7067°N 0.8522°E / 45.7067; 0.8522Coordinates: 45°42′24″N 0°51′08″E / 45.7067°N 0.8522°E / 45.7067; 0.8522
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Haute-Vienne
Arrondissement Rochechouart
Canton Rochechouart
Intercommunality Communauté de communes Ouest Limousin
 • Mayor (2014–2020) Luc Gabette
Area1 31.70 km2 (12.24 sq mi)
Population (2014)2 1,242
 • Density 39/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 87054 /87150
Elevation 264–476 m (866–1,562 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.

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

Inhabitants are known as Cussacois.

It is a pretty village with supermarket, garden centre, clothes shops, chemist, opticians, bakery, library, bars and restaurants.

The town is situated in the Parc naturel régional Périgord Limousin. There are lots of places for walking.

Plenty of lakes and rivers for fishing.

Unlike many villages in the area this village is increasing in population and investments are being made by the Marie.

Nearest airport Limoges about 45 mins away by car.

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