Fleurat

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Fleurat
Fleurat is located in France
Fleurat
Fleurat
Coordinates: 46°14′29″N 1°40′47″E / 46.2414°N 1.6797°E / 46.2414; 1.6797Coordinates: 46°14′29″N 1°40′47″E / 46.2414°N 1.6797°E / 46.2414; 1.6797
Country France
Region Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Department Creuse
Arrondissement Guéret
Canton Le Grand-Bourg
Intercommunality Bénévent-Grand-Bourg
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Didier Bardet
Area1 12.3 km2 (4.7 sq mi)
Population (2008)2 271
 • Density 22/km2 (57/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 23082 /23320
Elevation 349–539 m (1,145–1,768 ft)
(avg. 500 m or 1,600 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.

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

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated some 12 miles (19 km) northwest of Guéret at the junction of the D56, D5 and the N145 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 285 —    
1968 316 +10.9%
1975 281 −11.1%
1982 253 −10.0%
1990 255 +0.8%
1999 273 +7.1%
2008 271 −0.7%

Sights[edit]

  • The church, dating from the twelfth century.

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